[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...

[SYDNEY] A closely-watched measure of Australian business confidence improved in July but conditions remained sub-par and employment waned in a worrying sign for the economy, a survey showed on...

[TOKYO] Japanese manufacturers' business confidence hit a three-year low in July, highlighting the fragility of the export-led economy as external demand slackens in the face of cooling global...

[TOKYO] Confidence at big Japanese manufacturers has worsened to its lowest level in nearly three years, the central bank's "tankan" survey showed on Monday, in a sign the US-China trade war and...

[MUMBAI] Confidence among Asian companies in the June quarter fell to its lowest since the 2008-09 financial crisis, as a US-China trade war disrupts global supply chains and shows little sign of...

[SYDNEY] A closely-watched measure of Australian business conditions slipped in May as sales and profits struggled, though confidence got a lift from the re-election of the country's centre-right...

[SYDNEY] A closely-watched measure of Australian business conditions fell in April with employment easing to below average for the first time since late 2016, a potential warning sign for the...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand business sentiment was little changed in April, an ANZ Bank survey showed on Tuesday.

[HONG KONG] The United States warned in a report on Friday that increased meddling from China in Hong Kong had adversely impacted the city, straining international business confidence in the Asian...