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Global markets must stay open and accessible to facilitate a solution, and to enable continued movement of basic necessities, critical medical supplies and technology, as well as increased capital...

Hong Kong's economy suffered its worst quarterly drop on record in the first three months of the year, as the coronavirus pandemic hobbled activity following months of unrest, final data showed on...

NEVER let a crisis go to waste - Australia's clean energy industry is championing former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel's catchphrase to push for a renewable-powered economic recovery...

COVID-19 will fundamentally reshape trade, accelerating the trend towards shortening supply chains. Just-in-time manufacturing using global suppliers will give way to a greater focus on use of...

[BRUSSELS] The EU on Wednesday forecast a historic recession on the continent battered by the deadly coronavirus pandemic, as the US and China escalated their war of words over the origins of the...

THE novel coronavirus is starting to make itself felt in Malaysia's export figures, even as exports drag is likely to intensify in Q2, say Citi economists Kit Wei Zheng and Ang Kai Wei.

GEORGE Santayana famously quipped in 1905: "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." It is a phrase that has been repeated for over a century, but rarely heeded. As Covid-19...

AMID the bleak public health and economic picture around Covid-19, major economies in Asia are offering the world a glimpse at the path towards recovery.

All Asean countries are still fighting the coronavirus and there is no sign that the virus will disappear soon. The extent of the impact on ASEAN economies depends on how effectively the outbreak...

WITH a drop in oil demand expected to get worse in Q2, oil-related segments of the economy are in for a challenging environment, as outlined by policy makers recently.