MEMBERS of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) gave lukewarm endorsement to a strengthening global economy, but conceded they were not out of the woods as they grappled with subdued inflation, low...

[WASHINGTON] Finance chiefs from around the world were warned on Thursday to get their houses in order while the global economy is strong and to be ready for possible shocks in the future.

IF you want to know how the global economy is doing, what the risks to the financial system are, or whether stocks and bonds are poised for a crash, don't bother going for this week's...

THE world's biggest mutual fund company says it's surprised by the global economy's strength this year, but that doesn't mean it's more optimistic about the investment...

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THE world's most powerful leaders are gathering in the German port city of Hamburg on Friday and Saturday for the latest summit of the Group of Twenty (G-20). The annual gathering of the world...

[WASHINGTON] The World Bank is keeping its forecast for global growth in 2017 unchanged, because for the first time in years, no new risks have arisen to threaten the outlook.

IN WHAT is now becoming a pattern among international financial institutions, the World Bank is issuing an upbeat forecast for global economic growth today, predicting a quite sharp upturn this year...

A PICTURE is worth a thousand words, so the saying goes. Judge for yourself at Equivalence - a solo show by photographer Stefen Chow and economist Lin Hui-Yi which aims to portray the effect of a...

THE global economy seems to be gaining momentum and could be at a point where it is ready to shake off the decade of sluggishness that has prevailed since the 2008 global financial crisis, the...

[BERLIN] The International Monetary Fund sees a more favourable outlook for the global economy this year and next than in 2016, but it has concerns beyond the near term, IMF managing director...