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China's Latest Economic Data Beats Estimates
April 17, 2017
China's Latest Economic Data Beats Estimates
China’s surprise GDP performance in the first quarter of 2017 is unlikely to be sustainable.
China's Latest Economic Data Beats Estimates
North Korea Crisis Hits Asia’s Biggest Economies
April 17, 2017
North Korea Crisis Hits Asia’s Biggest Economies
Heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula are already impacting regional economies.
North Korea Crisis Hits Asia’s Biggest Economies
China’s Minimum Wage Growth Slows, But Businesses Still Feel the Squeeze
April 14, 2017
China’s Minimum Wage Growth Slows, But Businesses Still Feel the Squeeze
Even as minimum wage growth slow, rising labor costs are still pressuring businesses.
China’s Minimum Wage Growth Slows, But Businesses Still Feel the Squeeze
Despite Political Worries, Asia Still World’s Economic Powerhouse
April 08, 2017
Despite Political Worries, Asia Still World’s Economic Powerhouse
The Asian Development Bank says the region will remain the biggest contributor to global growth in 2017.
Despite Political Worries, Asia Still World’s Economic Powerhouse
4 Trends Influencing Chinese Real Estate Developers in 2016
April 07, 2017
4 Trends Influencing Chinese Real Estate Developers in 2016
Data from the 2016 property market is a good news/bad news scenario for developers.
4 Trends Influencing Chinese Real Estate Developers in 2016
Ranking the Central Asian States as Investment Destinations
April 04, 2017
Ranking the Central Asian States as Investment Destinations
25 years after independence, which Central Asian and South Caucasian countries are the best (and worst) places to invest?
Ranking the Central Asian States as Investment Destinations
China’s Subtle But Significant Attitude Change on Monetary Policy
March 30, 2017
China’s Subtle But Significant Attitude Change on Monetary Policy
The People’s Bank of China’s monetary policy changes are strongly impacting the outlook for 2017 and beyond.
China’s Subtle But Significant Attitude Change on Monetary Policy
Asia’s Pricey Cities
March 27, 2017
Asia’s Pricey Cities
Singapore, Hong Kong, and Tokyo are among the world's most expensive cities to live in, according to a recent report.
Asia’s Pricey Cities
What China’s PPP-Fueled Investment Boom Means for the Economy
March 21, 2017
What China’s PPP-Fueled Investment Boom Means for the Economy
Public-private partnership infrastructure spending will boost China’s economy but increase local government debt.
What China’s PPP-Fueled Investment Boom Means for the Economy
Asia To Fed: Your Move First
March 20, 2017
Asia To Fed: Your Move First
Asian central banks aren't rushing to follow the U.S. lead on monetary tightening.
Asia To Fed: Your Move First
Spanning the Economic Gap Between Asia and Latin America
March 16, 2017
Spanning the Economic Gap Between Asia and Latin America
The TPP may be dead, but Asian and Latin American countries still have much to gain from increasing economic ties.
Spanning the Economic Gap Between Asia and Latin America
Five Themes From China’s 2017 Economic Data So Far
March 14, 2017
Five Themes From China’s 2017 Economic Data So Far
Data from January and February gives the earliest picture of what to expect from China's economy this year.
Five Themes From China’s 2017 Economic Data So Far
After Impeachment Verdict, Korea’s ‘Fresh Start’ On Reform Begins Again
March 13, 2017
After Impeachment Verdict, Korea’s ‘Fresh Start’ On Reform Begins Again
Will a new president be able to jump-start a sluggish economy?
After Impeachment Verdict, Korea’s ‘Fresh Start’ On Reform Begins Again
TPP Signatories to Meet in Chile to Explore the Future of the Agreement
March 13, 2017
TPP Signatories to Meet in Chile to Explore the Future of the Agreement
The meeting will be the first high-level summit between the 12 countries since the U.S. withdrawal from the agreement.
TPP Signatories to Meet in Chile to Explore the Future of the Agreement
China’s 'Two Sessions' and the 2017 Economic Outlook
March 09, 2017
China’s 'Two Sessions' and the 2017 Economic Outlook
Li's work report was light on new economic reforms, indicating that stability remains the government's main goal.
China’s 'Two Sessions' and the 2017 Economic Outlook
Is Trump All Bark and No Bite on Currency Manipulation in Asia?
March 08, 2017
Is Trump All Bark and No Bite on Currency Manipulation in Asia?
Trump's ability to officially punish China, Japan, and Korea for alleged currency manipulation is limited.
Is Trump All Bark and No Bite on Currency Manipulation in Asia?
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