[TOKYO] Japan's economy slipped into recession for the first time in 4-1/2 years, GDP data showed on Monday, putting the nation on course for its deepest postwar slump as the coronavirus crisis...

[JAKARTA] The governor of Indonesia's central bank pledged on Wednesday to provide as much liquidity as required to support economic growth, while vowing to prioritise interest rate policy to...

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's economic growth in the first quarter slowed significantly more than expected to the weakest in nearly two decades, as the coronavirus pandemic brought business activity to a...

[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...

[LONDON] Britain's economy could shrink by 13 per cent this year in the case of a three-month coronavirus lockdown, a government-funded watchdog forecasted on Tuesday, as the country's death toll...

[BENGALURU] Britain's gross domestic product (GDP) could fall by up to 30 per cent between April and June, Finance Minister Rishi Sunak told his colleagues as members of the cabinet call for...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's economy is set to grow at its slowest pace since the 2009 financial crisis as it struggles with a trio of troubles: the coronavirus, oil-price crash and political...

FITCH Ratings has "aggressively lowered" its global economic forecasts, with its global growth forecast nearly halving to 1.3 per cent for 2020, from 2.5 per cent in its December 2019 global...

[TOKYO] Japan's economy shrank an annualised 7.1 per cent in October-December, worse than the initial estimate of a 6.3 per cent contraction, revised data from the Cabinet Office showed on Monday...

[BANGKOK] Thailand's economy will grow at a much slower pace than previously forecast this year and much further below its potential, the central bank said in minutes of a meeting earlier this...