India's economy faces an ominous new year in 2018

YOU would think the Indian economy had returned to rosy health. It seems to have recovered from two enormous disruptions - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision just over a year ago to withdraw 86 per cent of the currency in circulation, and the poorly-planned rollout in the middle of 2017...

Out of Asia and into the Indo-Pacific

AS US President Donald Trump makes his way across Asia, ears in local capitals have picked up a subtle but unmistakable change in messaging from the US administration.