[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's industrial production rose 0.6 per cent in January from a year earlier, the second straight month of slower expansion on a decline in the mining and electricity sectors,...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's industrial production index rose 2 per cent in November from a year earlier, after falling to a six-year low the previous month, government data showed on Friday.

[TOKYO] Japan's industrial output slipped for the second straight month in November, raising the likelihood the economy will fall into contraction in the fourth quarter due to slowing demand...

THE pick-up in China's economy in November adds to the optimism from the trade deal announced last week, though plenty of downside risks remain as the nation heads into 2020.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's industrial production rose 1.7 per cent in September from a year earlier, slower than the previous month, supported by continued growth in the electricity sector,...

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

WHILE Singapore could still escape a technical recession, the risks have gone up, economy watchers warned.

SINGAPORE factory output plunged by 8 per cent year on year in August, extending the Republic’s manufacturing decline into its fourth month and proving July’s reprieve short-lived.

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

TRADE WAR

THE fate of the Singapore economy hangs on US-China trade outcomes, analysts warned on Wednesday, after more gloomy factory numbers.

SINGAPORE factory output fell again in May, after a brief reprieve the month before.