[BEIJING] Factory activity in China shrank in August for the fourth month in a row as the United States ramped up trade pressure and domestic demand remained sluggish, pointing to a further...

ANOTHER day, another round of bad news highlighting the risk that the global economy is headed for a serious downturn.

[TOKYO] Japan's factory output fell more than expected in June after two straight months of gains, adding to a slew of data suggesting that slowing global growth and the protracted US-China trade...

[BEIJING] China's industry ministry said on Tuesday that "arduous efforts" will be needed to achieve this year's industrial output growth target, as trade protectionism weighs on exports and...

[BEIJING] China's industrial output grew 6.3 per cent in June from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, picking up from May's 17-year low and handily beating market expectations.

CHINA'S industrial output grew at its slowest pace in 17 years in May as stimulus measures failed to gain traction and as the trade war with the US is about to enter into a second year.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's industrial production index rose 4.0 per cent in April from a year earlier, faster than the previous month, government data showed on Tuesday.

[TOKYO] Japan's industrial output rebounded in April, though retail sales grew at a slower pace, suggesting that both domestic and external demand could come under severe pressure in a blow to the...

[BEIJING] China’s economy lost steam in April after a rebound in March, even before US President Donald Trump’s latest tariff increase arrived to further darken the outlook.

[BEIJING] China's industrial output grew 8.5 per cent in March from a year earlier, the fastest pace since July 2014, official data showed on Wednesday, as factories ramped up output in...