Companies Seek More Fairness In Chinese Legal Reforms
October 18 2014 9:01 PM
Legal reforms are expected to be announced at the end of an Oct. 20-23 meeting of the ruling Communist Party elite.
US-Based Economist Appointed Chief Economic Adviser To Indian Government
October 17 2014 12:51 AM
His appointment inserts a friend of Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan at the heart of policymaking in New Delhi.
Fear Of Deflation On The Rise, Especially In The Eurozone
October 16 2014 12:33 PM
Falling consumer prices, particularly in Europe, are adding to fears that inflation won't speed up and lift the world economy.
EU Hands India Ultimatum Over Global Trade Deal
October 16 2014 12:41 AM
India in July blocked what would have been the first global trade reform in two decades.
Chinese Trade Stronger Than Expected In September
October 13 2014 9:50 AM
China exported and imported many more goods last month than expected, largely on the strength of foreign demand.
IMF Members Call For Bold Action To Boost Global Economic Recovery
October 12 2014 9:14 AM
The International Monetary Fund members say focusing on growth is the priority.
Modi's Push For Industrialization Alarms Environmentalists
October 10 2014 12:44 AM
Narendra Modi's government has relaxed several environmental rules to make it easier for companies to build new projects.
US Waging Quiet Campaign Against China's Answer To World Bank
October 09 2014 11:01 PM
A Chinese plan for an infrastructure development bank has attracted interest from neighbors and one big opponent: the United States.
Hong Kong Stocks Recover Amid Dwindling Protests
October 07 2014 8:10 AM
The World Bank’s chief economist for Asia reportedly expects Hong Kong's growth to slow further because of the protests.
Whistleblower Files New Lawsuit Against Infosys
October 06 2014 6:11 AM
Jack Palmer, who claimed visa misuse and harassment by India’s Infosys, has filed a new lawsuit after the first one was thrown out two years ago.
World Bank Cuts Growth Forecast For China, East Asia
October 06 2014 4:29 AM
The World Bank called for "critical -- and in some cases overdue -- reforms" to ensure the region's economies maintained their rate of growth.
Finance Officials Will Warn Of Global Economic Risk Next Week
October 04 2014 5:10 PM
US Eases Arms Embargo On Vietnam After Three Decades
October 03 2014 9:44 AM
The policy shift was announced after Vietnam's foreign minister, Pham Binh Minh, met U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Washington.
For Local Business, Hong Kong Protests Have Been Very Bad
October 02 2014 10:21 AM
Hong Kong’s retail economy depends on mainland China tourism, which is about to be largely wiped out.
Hong Kong Protests Imperil 'Golden Week' Tourism, Retail Sales
October 01 2014 4:12 PM
Safety concerns over Hong Kong's ongoing pro-democracy demonstrations could scare away would-be tourists.
Harvard Study Explains Why Income Inequality Isn't Wedge Issue
September 29 2014 2:32 PM
Survey data from Harvard offers clues about why economic inequality isn't a bigger issue in the midterm elections.
Obama Says Islamic State Was Underestimated
September 28 2014 5:29 PM
President Obama told "60 Minutes" he put too much trust into the Iraqi army.
Banks Warned: Guard Against 'Shellshock' Or Risk Huge Losses
September 27 2014 12:08 AM
Banks need to update their software immediately to protect against Shellshock, experts say.
S&P Upgrades India's Credit On Modi Promises
September 26 2014 1:22 PM
India's finance ministry pitched for an upgrade after data showed economic growth is resurging.
Who's Really In Charge Of China's Economy
September 25 2014 8:34 PM
Zhou Xiaochuan may get replaced as central banker, but China's president remains in control.