Global Economy

Fed tightening and Asia: When will this misery end?

There will still be risks in this region as asset valuations adjust to a new era of higher interest rates and tighter money.


The inflationary consequences of deglobalisation

Deglobalisation pressures in the US and elsewhere have increased amid rising national-security concerns

Global Economy

Central banks find that a tool to curb bubbles is doing the job

SINGAPORE (Dec 4): Central bankers are starting to see promising results from one of the recent additions to their monetary policy toolbox.

Global Markets

Western shoppers are fueling a revival for made-in-Asia goods

HONG KONG / NEW DELHI (May 9): Sanjay Janghala walks across a humming factory floor as 400 employees of Orient Craft Ltd. stitch together women’s blouses and embroidered dresses.
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Global Economy

These economies are seen improving dramatically this year

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON(MARCH 21): Expect more good news than bad when it comes to global growth this year, led by recoveries in several of Latin America’s largest economies, a pickup in the US, and continued robustness from China and India.