ESCALATING trade tensions between the United States and China have darkened the outlook for developing Asia, with the region expected to grow slower than previously predicted this year and next,...

[SINGAPORE] Asia's economies will charge ahead in coming decades, boosting their collective share of trade and capital flows while showing less reliance on the rest of the world, according to a...

[CAIRO] Egyptian transport technology start-up Swvl will expand into two cities in Pakistan in the next two weeks and begin operations in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos before the end of the...

[MOSCOW] Russia wants more Asian food companies to use farmland in its Far East as the country seeks to open up new export markets.

THE risks to growth for the five biggest economies in the world are expected to be tilted to the downside, with the United States and the eurozone likely to be in recession by 2022, according to a...

HUGE renewable energy projects planned in Asia, such as solar parks and hydropower dams, risk accelerating the conversion of farmland, uprooting communities and destroying livelihoods, energy...

ASIA'S highest-yielding bond markets provided the worst returns in August.

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WITH support for globalisation and free trade declining in much of the world, Asia has a historic chance to break out of its traditional role as a capital exporter to the West and to instead...

[HONG KONG] A veteran chief investment officer at a Hong Kong-based hedge fund with over US$1 billion of assets under management says a wave of soured debt could hit the market, as economies in...

THE escalating trade war between the United States and China is exposing cracks in Asia's booming dollar bond market, which has seen record issuances and handed investors big returns this year....