9:15 am April 24, 2014 | No Comment
New Zealand’s central bank raised interest rates for the second straight month on Thursday, and signaled it intends to keep tightening policy in the coming months to stay on top of inflation pressures in a booming economy.
8:25 am April 24, 2014 | No Comment
Islamic banks are reaping the benefits of a baby boom among Muslim families, encouraging global finance hubs including Hong Kong and Britain to focus on serving the Shariah-compliant industry.
7:49 pm April 23, 2014 | No Comment
The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, or Kadin, the country’s main business lobby, has vowed to work closely with its Indian counterparts to boost investment, knowledge transfer and capacity building between the countries.
9:53 am April 23, 2014 | No Comment
Australian inflation was surprisingly tame last quarter showing a moderation that greatly lessened the pressure for an increase in interest rates this year and sent the local dollar sharply lower.
8:21 am April 23, 2014 | No Comment
Taiwan’s stock exchange is seeking to create a cross-border stock trading platform with Singapore by this year to boost overseas access to the island’s listed shares, chairman Lee Sush-der said in an interview.
9:11 pm April 22, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia needs to increase its spending on aviation infrastructure by six-fold over the next five years to fully accommodate the nation’s increasing air traffic in the future, highlighting the need for more public-private partnerships in the aviation sector, a state development official says.
9:37 am April 22, 2014 | No Comment
China plans to establish a land registration system by 2016 and make it operational within two years, the country’s Ministry of Land and Resources said, part of an effort by Beijing to make the real estate market more transparent.
8:56 pm April 21, 2014 | No Comment
Bank Indonesia, the central bank, expects the country’s current-account deficit to remain flat in this year’s first quarter before widening in the second.
10:43 am April 21, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia’s central bank expects inflation to ease in April, for a rise of 7.2 percent on the year, an official said on Monday, compared to 7.32 percent the previous month.