China Unveils Fresh Support Measures As Economy Shows Renewed Weakness
January 16 2015 2:10 AM EST
With analysts betting on more gloom in 2015, China is widely expected to loosen policy further in coming months to stoke activity.
India's Central Bank Surprises With Early Rate Cut, More Expected
January 15 2015 2:42 AM EST
The Reserve Bank of India said it could cut interest rates further should inflation continue to ease.
Why Oil, Iron Ore, Copper Prices Are Important To Watch Right Now
January 14 2015 3:12 PM EST
The price of the basic ingredients of economic growth are falling, but few are ringing alarm bells -- so far.
By 2017, India’s Economic Growth Will Outpace China's
January 14 2015 11:32 AM EST
Credit India's efforts to deregulate its economy plus China's decision to slow its economic growth with the coming change.
India's Rural Education Indices Show Decline: Report
January 14 2015 5:34 AM EST
The latest figures on rural education in India indicate that key indices are declining, or are at best stagnant.
Japan Approves Record $812B Budget; Deficit-Halving Goal In Sight
January 14 2015 12:14 AM EST
The largest budget item, social welfare spending, will rise 1 trillion yen to a record 31.53 trillion yen.
China December Exports Beat Expectations, But Pressures Persist
January 12 2015 11:43 PM EST
Exports rose 9.7 percent from a year earlier in dollar-denominated terms, while imports dropped for a second month in a row by 2.4 percent.
Economic Sanctions Just Don't Work
January 11 2015 1:00 PM EST
Economists and foreign-policy experts say sanctions "make us feel good without altering behavior."
Japan Readies A Record $800 Billion Budget For 2015-16
January 11 2015 8:00 AM EST
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's draft budget for the coming fiscal year reportedly totals 96.3 trillion yen ($813 billion).
India’s Infosys Sees 13% Profit Growth In Q3
January 09 2015 10:50 AM EST
The company said it aims to move beyond traditional outsourcing and into advanced digital services to sustain the momentum.
Is China Really Planning To Invest $20B In Venezuela?
January 09 2015 8:44 AM EST
Some analysts say this is less of an authentic investment and more of an "extend-and-pretend" debt restructuring.
India To Raise $25B To Develop Green-Energy Sources
January 09 2015 2:13 AM EST
The Indian government has set a target of generating 15 percent of its domestic power from renewable energy sources by 2020.
China December Inflation Near Five-Year Low, More Policy Easing Seen
January 09 2015 12:25 AM EST
China's annual consumer inflation hovered at a near five-year low of 1.5 percent in December, signaling persistent weakness in the economy.
India's Narendra Modi Woos Wealthy Expats At Annual Event
January 08 2015 6:04 AM EST
Even as India continues to woo its wealthy expats to attract investments, the latter may not oblige.
China's Xi Jinping Woos Latin America With $250B In Investments
January 08 2015 2:47 AM EST
Leaders of CELAC gathered in Beijing for the first time for a two-day forum on Thursday.
European Inflation Turns Negative, First Time In 5 Years
January 07 2015 8:41 AM EST
Market signals of deflation, at least in Europe, are becoming harder to ignore. All eyes are on the European Central Bank.
Why Economists Fear 'Nightmare' Deflation From Cheaper Oil
January 07 2015 8:21 AM EST
Some economists are warning that the U.S. faces creeping deflation. Here's what that means and why economists fear it.
Can Obama-Modi 'Friendship' Deliver Results?
January 07 2015 6:20 AM EST
National security and economic cooperation are expected to be high on the agenda for Obama's second visit to India as president.
Why China's Launching A $1.1T Stimulus Package
January 06 2015 10:27 AM EST
Facing the prospect of the slowest growth since the global recession in 2009, China is about to launch a $1.1T economic stimulus program.
How Will India's New Economic Think Tank Be Different?
January 06 2015 4:33 AM EST
Narendra Modi has appointed free-market advocate Arvind Panagariya to head the new think tank, but there is no clarity on its role.