1:04 pm April 25, 2014 | No Comment
Tokyo’s inflation jumped to a 22-year high in April by a key measure, an early sign that companies are making progress in passing on a new tax increase to customers as policy makers seek to pull Japan out of years of deflation.
9:14 am April 25, 2014 | No Comment
Support for Indonesia’s rupiah, this month’s worst-performing Asian currency, is building as the nation’s assets attract funds from abroad and trading patterns suggest its decline is overdone.
11:56 pm April 24, 2014 | No Comment
Citibank Indonesia expects to see a 25 percent to 30 percent increase in trade financing from the Asean Economic Community when it comes into force at the end of 2015, according to a top executive at the international lender.
11:50 pm April 24, 2014 | No Comment
Mahendra Siregar, the chairman of the investment coordinating board, or BKPM, said on Thursday that the revised list of sectors and industries off-limits to foreign investors would be issued this week.
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.