GOLD's ascent has been petering out lately, but a low-yield environment amid waning global macros, shaky geopolitics and rate-cut expectations in the US could give renewed oomph to the bullion...

[MELBOURNE] Further interest rate cuts by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) would do little to boost the economy as the power of monetary policy easing is limited, a former governor of the bank...

[MUMBAI] India's central bank cut its key interest rate for a fifth straight time this year, moving aggressively to revive economic growth as the banking system faces new stresses.

[SYDNEY] Australian retail sales rose in August, suggesting recent interest rate cuts and government tax rebates had helped lift consumer spending in a welcome sign for policymakers.

[LONDON] The world's biggest government-debt markets are sending a clear signal that global economic growth is stalling and inflation expectations are fading fast.

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks climbed on Thursday after data showing US services-sector activity at a three-year low fuelled expectations that the Federal Reserve would cut interest rates to stem...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's central bank, counting on domestic demand to keep supporting growth while global expansion slows, held its key interest rate at 3.00 per cent on Thursday as expected.

[JAKARTA] Indonesia cut interest rates for a second straight month to spur an economy facing increasing risks from a global slowdown and intensifying trade war.

[SYDNEY] Two back-to-back interest rate cuts in Australia to all-time lows were expected to provide some additional support to the country's economy going forward, a senior central bank official...

[MUMBAI] The Reserve Bank of India cut interest rates by an unconventional 35 basis points slightly above expectations on Wednesday, its fourth cut in 2019 to try to boost a sluggish economy...