Asian Economy

Bank of Japan holds fire on stimulus

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Central bank's chief says world's third-largest economy is on the upswing.

Australia must wake up to the looming risk in Asia

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Indonesia's rise is a challenge to Australia but the poor decisions of our political leaders have put our national security in jeopardy.

Japan fights back against China bank

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Abe announces a $US110bn investment plan for infrastructure projects in Asia.

Japan's GDP growth lifts in Q1

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Official data shows larger-than-expected gain as capital spending, housing market boost growth.

Japan to spend big on Asian infrastructure

by AAP
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Investment worth $US100 billion outlined weeks after Chinese development bank.

Asian groups lead $11bn spend

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Andrew Robb will today announce that nearly $11bn worth of tourism and aviation projects have entered the development pipeline.

Where have all Japan's young people gone?

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Japan's ageing population is putting enormous pressure on its economy and society. And there's no easy fix.

Russia signs up to $US100bn BRICS fund

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Moscow expected to contribute $US18bn to emerging economy fund.

BoJ cuts growth, inflation outlook

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Analysts eye further easing as central bank tips 2 per cent GDP in year to March 2016.

China's migrant worker population grows at slower pace

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Growth rate continues to fall as indicators for manufacturing in Southeast Asia improve.

Fitch cuts Japanese credit rating

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Ratings agency says Tokyo must do more to plug budget gap.

ASEAN pushes for single time zone with Perth

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Malaysia says plan would ease business between nearby countries.

Obama defends proposed Pacific trade deal

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US President tries to fend off attacks from the left, says deal is good for US workers.

A better alternative to QE

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Central banks haven't gotten much bang for their buck via quantitative easing, but things could have been very different if they had chosen another path.

Li Keqiang warns on China pressures

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Premier says vision and perseverance required to achieve 7% economic growth this year.

China’s stock revolution is transforming global capital markets

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Australian traders could soon start turning to Shanghai rather than Wall Street for indications of which way the market is headed.

China's high-risk plan to revive its economy

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Beijing is hoping the surge in Chinese equities may act as a catalyst to bolster confidence and allow the banks to raise capital cheaply.

The AIIB is just what Asia needs

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The China-led AIIB will help ease the looming liquidity drought in infrastructure financing.

Bank of Japan votes down call to slash easing

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Internal board tension grows over monetary easing policy.

Tokyo stocks open 0.45% higher

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Nikkei 225 index lifts in early trade as US dollar strengthens against the yen.

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