[BENGALURU] The Philippine economy is expected to shrink between 2 per cent and 3.4 per cent this year as measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus weigh on domestic demand and...

[BANGKOK] Thailand's economic performance in the first quarter is not good and the current quarter will be worse as the southeast Asian nation faces the full impact of the coronavirus pandemic,...

[LONDON] A new raft of bleak economic data laid bare the crippling worldwide impact of the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, as hard-hit Europe moved to further ease lockdown measures in a bid to...

[BRASÍLIA] Brazil could face "economic collapse" in a month's time due to lockdown measures to stem the coronavirus outbreak, with food shortages and "social disintegration," Economy Minister...

[WASHINGTON] Unemployed US workers filed 3.2 million new claims for jobless benefits last week as the coronavirus pandemic continued to ravage the world's largest economy, but there is evidence...

[HANOI] Vietnam's economy must grow faster this year than the 2.7 per cent forecast by the International Monetary Fund, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on Tuesday, with economic activity...

[BEIJING] China's economic performance in the second quarter of this year is expected to be much better than in the first, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday.

[BEIJING] China's economy contracted for the first time in nearly three decades last quarter as drastic measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic brought activity to a standstill, official data...

[TOKYO] The Bank of Japan is likely to make a rare projection this month that the world's third-largest economy will shrink this year, as the coronavirus pandemic threatens to push the country...

[ANKARA] Turkey's central bank expects high first-quarter growth thanks to a strong January and February, its deputy governor was quoted as saying on Sunday, as the nation battles to contain the...