[WELLINGTON] The outlook for business in New Zealand for May saw a small bounce across all forward-looking activity indicators, but levels still remain low because of coronavirus concerns, a...

[SYDNEY] Measures of Australian business and consumer sentiment suffered their steepest falls on record in March as whole sectors of the economy were shut down to stem the coronavirus, likely...

[SINGAPORE] Confidence among Asian companies slumped to near 11-year lows in the first quarter as the coronavirus pandemic sent countries into lockdown, battering economic activity and consumer...

[HONG KONG] The coronavirus epidemic dealt a severe blow to businesses in Hong Kong in February with activity plummeting to the lowest on record, a private survey showed on Wednesday, in a sign of...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's businesses sentiment dropped in January as the coronavirus outbreak in China caused widespread alarm about the outlook for the economy and the prospects of firms, an ANZ...

[TOKYO] Worries about the spread of the coronavirus and its hit to the global economy kept Japanese manufacturers' mood gloomy in February, a Reuters poll found, even as firms shook off previous...

[SYDNEY] A closely-watched measure of Australian business conditions showed activity stayed pedestrian in January though confidence lifted slightly from its lowest since mid-2013.

[SYDNEY] A closely watched measure of Australian business confidence edged lower in September while business conditions remained sub-par, indicating aggressive rate cuts have been unable to lift...

[SYDNEY] A closely watched measure of Australian business confidence declined in August while conditions remained sub-par, suggesting momentum in the corporate sector was weakening, a survey...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand firms cut expectations for future business activity to the weakest level in more than a decade in August, a private sector index showed, in a sign recent aggressive...