Asia Pacific Economy
China's Economy To Overtake US By 2016: OECD
March 22 2013 3:09 PM
The OECD says China is capable of averaging 8 percent annual growth during the current decade, after accounting for price differences.
Chinese Manufacturing On The Rise Again?
March 21 2013 7:23 AM
China's manufacturing sector saw improvement this month after a near-flat February, HSBC said.
Poorest Of The Poor: UN Releases Report On World’s 'Least Developed Countries'
March 19 2013 7:34 PM
From Afghanistan to Zambia, here are the world's countries that are struggling the most.
India Central Bank Cuts Key Interest Rates; Rules Out Further Easing
March 19 2013 4:11 AM
In an attempt to boost economic growth, the Reserve Bank of India cut key interest rates for the second time in three months.
Asia Is Doing The Heavy Lifting For The Global Economy
March 15 2013 6:13 AM
The global economy is recovering, despite the weakness in the West.
Japan Parliament Approves Haruhiko Kuroda As BOJ Governor
March 15 2013 5:15 AM
Japan’s parliament approved the nomination of former Asian Development Bank president Haruhiko Kuroda as the next BOJ governor on Friday.
Global Companies Hiring, But Europe Still Weak
March 12 2013 10:33 AM
Hiring confidence is dragging in Europe, but in Asia, Latin America -- and especially the U.S. -- employers are clawing back robustly.
- India Factory Output Rises 2.4 Percent In January
March 12 2013 8:11 AM
India's industrial output increased by 2.4 percent in January after contracting by 0.6 percent in December, official data showed.
China: Hooked On Credit
March 12 2013 5:47 AM
Although this model is unsustainable, China’s over-reliance on investment is showing no signs of waning.
Less Mao, More Markets
March 11 2013 1:48 PM
China's leaders announced that its cabinet will be have four fewer departments, a sign of less government intervention in business.
US Retail Sales Among Key Economic Events Next Week
March 08 2013 11:38 PM
In the wake of a surprising U.S. employment report, investors will be keeping an eye out for more proof of economic strength.
China Says Two Can Play At Currency War Game
March 08 2013 3:30 PM
What is China's next currency move now that the yen has weakened so much against the dollar?