LATEST US DATA

US producer prices increased more than expected in May, leading to the biggest annual gain in nearly 61/2 years, but underlying producer inflation remained moderate.

LATEST US DATA

US inflation accelerated in May to the fastest pace in more than six years, reinforcing the Federal Reserve's outlook for gradual interest rate hikes while eroding wage gains that remain tepid...

[BEIJING] China's annual consumer inflation was steady at 1.8 per cent in May, unchanged from April and in line with economists' forecasts, official data showed on Saturday...

[MANILA] Philippine annual inflation quickened in May but at a slower pace than expected, the country's statistics agency said on Tuesday...

[MANILA] Philippine annual inflation quickened in May but at a slower pace than expected, the country's statistics agency said on Tuesday...

[WASHINGTON] US central bankers are likely to raise the key interest rate "soon," the Federal Reserve said Wednesday, a clear signal of a rate hike coming next month, as financial markets...

SINGAPORE'S inflation eased last month, against expectations, due to the slower pace of price increases seen across several major categories of consumer spending...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's consumer price index in April rose 1.4 per cent from a year earlier, slightly below expectations, as steady fuel prices offset higher food costs, government data showed...

[TOKYO] Japan's core consumer price growth slowed in April for a second straight month, showing little of the inflationary momentum needed to reach the central bank's elusive 2 per cent...

[TOKYO] Japan's consumer prices edged up 0.7 per cent in April, government data showed Friday, weaker than in previous months and still far below a longstanding target...