Global Economy

Global Economy

World's central banks adjust to Fed three-year plan

More than a dozen central banks will this week confront a new reality where monetary policy in the world’s biggest economy is set to stay ultra-loose for the foreseeable future.

Global Economy

Slowdown in global GDP growth expected to extend to 2Q2021: Oxford Economics

The weak global economic climate is slated to extend into the second quarter of 2021 as countries continue to impose social distancing measures to curb the spread of coronavirus infections.

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Briefs

Quoteworthy: "I do not wish my current situation to be a distraction to their respective boards, management and staff, amidst their many critical priorities.

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Morgan Stanley says economic downturn 'shorter than expected' while Fitch expects initial optimism to taper off

The V-shaped global economic recovery is happening earlier than expected, according to Morgan Stanley Research’s team of economists Chetan Ahya, Derrick Kam, Nora Wassermann, Julian Richers, and Fr

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Briefs

Quoteworthy: "If you say vote against the government because somebody else will look after getting the PAP government and you just become a free rider, and you vote opposition, no harm, the

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China's services sector sustains recovery as hiring picks up: Caixin PMI

The recovery in China’s service sector activity extended into a fourth straight month in August, an industry survey showed on Thursday, with companies hiring more people for the first time since Ja

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Chinese shoppers splash on luxury goods, but still won't eat out

Chinese consumers are back to binging on luxury handbags, cosmetics and cars. But this shopping enthusiasm is not extending to mass consumption in sporting goods, beer and restaurants.

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Briefs

Quoteworthy: "Sometimes the marketing moves faster than the process." –— Nereides Antonio Giamundo de Bourbon, BN Group’s head of investor relations, responding to various discrepa

SGX Briefs - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Briefs

THE EDGE SINGAPORE - Quoteworthy: “This can’t be another woulda, coulda, shoulda election.

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Asia wealth management have wings clipped with bankers stuck at home

Private bankers in Hong Kong and Singapore had their wings clipped by the pandemic, thwarting their pursuit of millionaires scattered across a region where wealth is growing faster than anywhere el

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