Economy

Malaysia cuts interest rate for first time in 3 years

May 7, 2019

Malaysian central bank cuts key interest rate to counter weaker growth

Asia stocks mostly higher after Trump trade threat

May 7, 2019

Asian stock markets rebound after China says trade envoys preparing to go to Washington despite Trump's new tariff threat

Chinese spokesman says trade envoys 'preparing to travel to the United States' following Trump tariff threat

May 6, 2019

Chinese spokesman says trade envoys 'preparing to travel to the United States' following Trump tariff threat

Asian markets plunge after Trump threatens China tariff hike

May 6, 2019

Asian markets plunge after Trump threat of more tariffs on China

Kim oversees missile firing drills, tells troops to be alert

May 5, 2019

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un observed a live-fire drill of long-range multiple rocket launchers and unspecified tactical guided weapons

The Latest: NKorea: Kim oversaw drills of rocket launchers

May 5, 2019

North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un observed a live-fire drill of long-range multiple rocket launchers and unspecified tactical guided weapons.

Kim oversees missile firing drills, tells troops to be alert

May 5, 2019

North Korean state media have showed leader Kim Jong Un observing live-fire drills of long-range multiple rocket launchers and unspecified tactical guided weapons

Global shares edge higher ahead of US jobs data

May 3, 2019

Global markets see modest gains as traders await US jobs data

Asian markets mixed following losses on Wall Street

May 3, 2019

Asian markets mixed after losses on Wall Street, doubts surrounding China-US deal

World stocks waver as Fed steers clear of signaling rate cut

May 2, 2019

World stocks waver as Fed keeps rates intact, no cut planned despite low inflation