[BEIJING] China's October exports rose 15.6 per cent from a year earlier, while imports expanded 21.4 per cent, both handily beating analysts' expectations, official data showed on Thursday...

[NAGOYA] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda reiterated that policy makers will be more mindful of the rising cost of prolonged stimulus, though the central bank chief ruled out the chance of a...

[BEIJING] China's leadership signaled that further stimulus measures are being planned, as disappointing economic data showed that the current piecemeal approach isn't working...

[BRASÍLIA] Brazil's central bank kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged Wednesday at 6.5 per cent, in its first meeting since far-right President-elect Jair Bolsonaro was elected with a...

[TOKYO] Japan's central bank revised down inflation forecasts again on Wednesday, in the latest sign that it has made little headway towards its 2.0 per cent target despite years of massive...

[BEIJING] China's economic growth cooled to its weakest pace since the global financial crisis in the third quarter, with regulators pledging further policy support as a years-long campaign to...

[BEIJING] China's central bank is increasingly expected to cut the amount of funds banks need to hold as reserves next year as the government looks to funnel cash into an economy hit by slowing...

MAS POLICY PREVIEW

THE strengthening Singapore dollar suggests that the market expects further monetary tightening, yet economists are divided over whether the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will do so in its...

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan policymakers debated in September the potential of making further tweaks to their massive stimulus programme with one seeing room to make monetary policy more flexible, a...

[TOKYO] The Bank of Japan is unlikely to raise interest rates for "quite some time" and recent steps to make policy more flexible is not preparation for policy normalisation, governor...