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The Financial Express

Asia's economic recovery uncertain

Asia's robust economic recovery from last year's coronavirus low is...

Pandemic threatens to derail Asia-Pacific's progress on global development goals, ADB says

The coronavirus pandemic may have pushed as many as 80...

$650b reserves distribution is 'shot in arm' for global economy, says IMF

The IMF will distribute about $650 billion in new Special...

Taliban takeover pushes Afghanistan's economy closer to the brink

The Taliban sweeping to power in Afghanistan has thrust one...

Global merchandise trade recovering strongly, says WTO

Global merchandise trade continues its robust recovery from the shock...

IFC pledges $3.8b to offset pandemic effects in South Asia, drive recovery

The International Finance Corporation has renewed focus on sustained investments...

India will soon unveil $1.35tn infrastructure plan: Modi

India will launch a 100 trillion rupee ($1.35 trillion) national...

Taliban's gains give investors cause for concern

The Taliban's rapid advance towards Kabul is not only causing...

IMF increases SDR allocation to US$650b

The Board of Governors of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...

Asian factory activity hit by rising costs

Asia's factories hit a rough patch in July as rising...

IFAD projects helped 123m rural people across the globe in 2020

The UN's International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) projects were...

Bangladeshis among IMF-predicted 80m more hardcore poor worldwide

An additional 80-million people of low-income countries, including Bangladesh, are...

Covid 'pingdemic' sharply slows UK’s growth

Britain's rapid economic bounce-back from the Covid-19 pandemic slowed sharply...

Natural disasters coupled with virus variant threatening global supply chains

A new worldwide wave of Covid-19. Natural disasters in China...

IMF increases lending limit by 45pc for low-income countries

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has increased normal limits on...

Delta dims global recovery outlook

A drubbing in world equity markets and a huge flight...

ADB lowers developing Asia’s economic growth forecast

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has marginally lowered its economic...

Italy's exports recover to pre-pandemic levels

Italy's exporters have recovered to pre-pandemic levels, according to two...

World hunger, malnutrition levels worsen dramatically: UN report

World hunger and malnutrition levels worsened dramatically last year, with...

Hunger kills 11, COVID-19 kills 7 per minute, Oxfam report says

Eleven people die every minute of hunger, according to a...

US set to add more Chinese companies to economic blacklist

The Biden administration is set as early as Friday to...

Disrupted food systems in South Asia led to resilience building policies  

The severe health and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic...

Vaccination leads to faster than expected EU economic recovery

The European economy is recovering better than previously expected, thanks...