Asia

20 Sep 19
Regional GDP growth already cooled to 4% in the first half of the year.
20 Sep 19
Urban redevelopment projects will drive growth amidst shrinking housing demand.
17 Sep 19
Export growth is expected to drop 1.2% this year.
12 Sep 19
Real estate costs accounted for up to 14% of the sector’s aggregate operating costs.
12 Sep 19
At least 149,000 homes and 1.1 million hectares of cropland were damaged or destroyed.
9 Sep 19
Load factor of 82.6% was below the global average of 85.7%.
6 Sep 19
However, buyout-backed dealmaking slowed to 20 deals worth $400m so far.
5 Sep 19
It poses a problem on the government's renewables push.
5 Sep 19
This is the sixth consecutive quarter of slowing price growth.
4 Sep 19
E-commerce platform Alibaba delivered triple-digit growth in revenue.
3 Sep 19
The trade dispute with Japan may be pushing consumers to buy local.
3 Sep 19
The country’s productivity growth is expected to face headwinds.
3 Sep 19
About $3.7b are set to mature for the remainder of the year.
28 Aug 19
Year-end vehicle sales is unlikely to reach 1.1 million-unit target.
28 Aug 19
It accounted for 78% of the global capital raised during the period.
28 Aug 19
The region had the fastest growing MICE segment, accounting for 28.4% of global revenue.
23 Aug 19
However, the sector will grow in the long term as more projects achieve completion.
22 Aug 19
The looming implementation of consumption tax hike will weigh on economic growth.
22 Aug 19
Fiercer competition looms as the influx of Chinese goods may depress prices.
21 Aug 19
Declining exports weighed heavily on economic growth.
20 Aug 19
Outbound M&A value was down as cross-border deals from Chinese buyers dried up.
19 Aug 19
However, total deal amount fell short of last year's tally due to lack of mega-deals.
16 Aug 19
The move comes after the economy grew by 5.5% in Q2.
16 Aug 19
Rise in upper-class population, high consumer confidence, and moderate inflation will spur high-ticket car purchases.
15 Aug 19
Gross margins of the two top producers improved.
13 Aug 19
Vietnam’s textile sourcing rose 13% YoY in Q1 2019.
13 Aug 19
Passenger traffic in Australia nearly ground to a halt whilst those in India fell below the 5% mark.
13 Aug 19
Exports to key markets including, ASEAN, UK, EU and South Korea showed positive growth.
9 Aug 19
Private consumption and government consumption both slowed down.
9 Aug 19
Bharti Infratel - Indus Towers, Reliance Jio, and American Tower command a market share of 80%.
8 Aug 19
The plan by the State Council to cut high-value medical consumables prices deals a heavy blow.
7 Aug 19
Property investment in Singapore doubled, with the office sector hauling in $6.37b in investments.
7 Aug 19
Ongoing security concerns may hinder growth, but infra spending could provide support.
31 Jul 19
Cutting down branches is one way of keeping costs down.
26 Jul 19
However, 51% said that they struggle to locate and attract key talents.
17 Jul 19
The manufacturing sector and tariffs are expected to drag down real GDP growth to 6.3% in 2019.
17 Jul 19
Growing intra-regional trade and a rich venture capital market propel the region’s rise.
12 Jul 19
Only US$12.3b was invested into these regions, the lowest activity level since 2014.
11 Jul 19
China accounted for 53% of the region’s decline.
9 Jul 19
China leads the pack with $145.6b (US$107b) made from 4,281 deals.