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UN predicts record 235m people will need humanitarian help in 2021

A record 235 million people will need humanitarian assistance next...

Canada unveils new economic relief package

The Canadian government has unveiled a new financial programme worth...

Russian economy to fall by 4.5pc in 2020: official

The Russian economy is projected to decline by 4.5 per...

UNCTAD asks Israel to end Gaza occupation that cost $16.7b in past decade

The continued Israeli occupation brings the Gaza Strip in near-collapse...

European tourism industry sees partial recovery amid pandemic

The European tourism industry only partially recovered amid the COVID-19...

IMF chief says add’l monetary stimulus may pose risks to financial stability

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva has said...

Elon Musk overtakes Bill Gates to become world's second-richest person

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk has toppled Microsoft...

Sri Lanka to open $250m tire factory in 2021

A 250-million-US-dollar tire manufacturing plant in Sri Lanka's western town...

Singapore narrows 2020 GDP growth forecast to -6.5 to -6pc

Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) has said that...

Taiwan's manufacturing output decline again

The production value of Taiwan's manufacturing industries totaled 3.2 trillion...

G20 leaders vow to help poorer countries in post-Covid world

Leaders of the 20 biggest economies on Saturday vowed to...

G20 leaders to discuss post-Covid recovery plan

Leaders of the 20 biggest world economies (G20) will debate...

Japan's core consumer prices falls at sharpest pace in nine years

Japan's leading gauge of inflation fell at the fastest pace...

Trump, Xi to meet at virtual Asia Pacific forum

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping...

‘Economic recovery losing momentum with resurging infection rates’

The global economy is recovering from the depths of the...

Asia-Pacific leaders eye free trade with US under Biden

Asia-Pacific leaders called on Thursday for open and multilateral trade...

India mulls easing investment rules for neighbours, including China: Report

India is considering a plan to allow up to 26...

ADB allocates over $20m to help developing members access Covid-19 vaccines

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Tuesday that it...

Asia forms world's biggest trade bloc

Fifteen Asia-Pacific economies formed the world's largest free trade bloc...

Iran’s trade with Europe hits $8.8b in 7 months

The value of bilateral trade between Iran and the European...

Thailand aims to produce 4.9m tonnes of natural rubber this year

Thailand is expected to produce some 4.9 million tonnes of...

Malaysia's economy records smaller contraction of 2.7pc in Q3

Malaysia's economy decreased at a slower pace of 2.7 per...

Trump bans US investments in Chinese firms with military ties

The Trump administration on Thursday (US standard time) unveiled an...