[BEIJING] - China's economy cooled further last month, with industrial output, fixed asset investment and retail sales missing expectations as the government extended a crackdown on debt risks...

JAPAN'S retail sales rose in September at the fastest pace in three months as shoppers spent more on clothes and daily goods in a sign that consumer spending remains strong due to a tight labour...

[SEOUL] South Korea's finance ministry on Friday said weak private consumption and tepid jobs growth are holding back economic expansion even as exports continue to post robust gains...

SINGAPORE retail sales in August rose 3.5 per cent from a year ago, continuing its positive year-on-year growth seen in previous months, based on data released by the Department of Statistics on...

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's retail sales in June grew 6.3 per cent from a year earlier, accelerating from the previous month but significantly slower than in June last year, a central bank survey...

TOTAL retail sales in Singapore rose by 2.6 per cent in April compared to a year ago, buoyed by double-digit increases in sales of watches and jewellery, and petrol service station sales.

LATEST US DATA

US retail sales fell for a second straight month in March and consumer prices dropped for the first time in 13 months, supporting views that the economy lost significant momentum in the first quarter.

[LONDON] UK retail sales fell the most since 2011 last quarter as consumers started to feel squeeze from faster inflation.

[SEOUL] South Korea's department and discount store sales in February declined due to distortions stemming from the Lunar New Year holiday, trade ministry data showed on Thursday...

[TOKYO] Japanese retail sales were effectively flat in February as consumers cut back on food and durable goods after employers offered the lowest spring wage increases in four years.