Asia

5 Dec 18
Budget cuts and social instability may also further hamper its 2019 growth.
5 Dec 18
Singapore and Malaysia may see the biggest GDP hit, whilst Indonesia and Philippines will be relatively unscathed.
3 Dec 18
Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and Malaysia may benefit the most.
3 Dec 18
The Indian rupee, Indonesian rupiah and Thai baht could outperform the rest.
30 Nov 18
Telco One97 Communications bagged the largest deal at US$365m.
28 Nov 18
Incumbents are launching VC arms and innovation labs to avoid being outpaced.
28 Nov 18
Vietnam’s IPO capital market was the top performer with $6.2b.
27 Nov 18
Consumers in China and India are more likely to reach for their phones to shop and pay.
26 Nov 18
The plan to cover the health insurances of 84% of the population could drive investment growth.
26 Nov 18
China raised more than US$1.1b in Q3.
15 Nov 18
China, Japan and South Korea accounted for 70% of transaction volumes.
8 Nov 18
Sales are poised to grow by an average of 2.2% annually from 2019-2027.
7 Nov 18
Analysts see downside risks to the oil price rally even in 2019.
7 Nov 18
Australia, South Korea, Taiwan and Japan led the pack thanks to their stable political and economic outlook and high disposable incomes.
7 Nov 18
The sector’s growth is driven by increase in client demand.
7 Nov 18
Artificial intelligence and automation are the leading technologies infiltrating several industries in the region, Fitch Solutions said.
7 Nov 18
Growing collaboration will push the Philippine construction sector to grow by 8.8%.
6 Nov 18
This has been driven by slower household consumption during the period.
5 Nov 18
The index reading was the lowest recorded in 15 months.
5 Nov 18
This outlook by ASEAN firms is higher than the global average of 77%.
31 Oct 18
Total healthcare spending will surge to US$2.27t by 2026.
30 Oct 18
A new cohort of Chinese entrepreneurs in Shenzhen will challenge US’s Silicon Valley tech hub.
11 Oct 18
It will transition to auctions for procurement of bigger solar projects.
10 Oct 18
The highest deal worth US$146m was closed in China.
10 Oct 18
Loan growth in August went up to 5.4%, the highest it reached in 2018.
9 Oct 18
It could help boost GDP growth amidst the escalating trade tensions.
4 Oct 18
The government eyes to launch two million Wi-Fi hotspots in rural areas.
25 Sep 18
Bangkok topped the list with 20.05 million international tourists in 2017.
20 Sep 18
The surge in chemical material and oil segment revenue boosted the growth.
20 Sep 18
Average daily transactions jumped 17.4% to US$104.87m.
13 Sep 18
Indonesian and Philippine banks may lose up to $3.8b and $1.3b respectively.
11 Sep 18
The country seems to be left untouched by the trade war woes.
10 Sep 18
Some Taiwanese firms with China operations have transferred their manufacturing hubs to Southeast Asia.
10 Sep 18
Business spending grew 3.1%.
30 Aug 18
But it could recover amidst the government's policy easing.
30 Aug 18
The region is home to four of the world's fastest-growing economies, including Singapore.
28 Aug 18
It has weakened firms' appetite for investments in the country.
8 Aug 18
Thanks to the US$14b funding round by China's Ant Financial.
1 Aug 18
Slower sales led firms to scale back their production volumes.
25 Jul 18
Tier 1 Capital ratio could fall from 9.4% to 8% by 2019.