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Asia still waits for the kick Frederic Neumann, Co-head Asian Economics Research 12/06/2015 preview

Asia still waits for the kick

Current global economic condition is yet to become conducive to Asia’s economic growth.

Markets viewpoint: Fixed income Global Markets Viewpoint 09/06/2015 preview

Markets viewpoint: Fixed income

Asif Godall of HSBC Global Banking and Markets and Sotiris Manderis of e-Credit discuss the means by which liquidity in firms can be increased.

Slowing US growth delays rate rises Kevin Logan, Chief US Economist 07/06/2015 preview

Slowing US growth delays rate rises

The present condition of the US economy may restrain the Federal Reserve from implementing an interest rate hike in September 2015.

Cheaper Chinese medicines Zhijie Zhao, Analyst 29/05/2015 preview

Cheaper Chinese medicines

Government-mandated price cuts are in store for China's public hospitals, including decreasing drug revenues and instituting a zero mark-up policy.

The porcelain paradox Week in China 29/05/2015 preview

The porcelain paradox

China has a lot of catching up to do to compete with international porcelain brands.

Export boom evades LatAm André Loes, Chief Economist, Latin America 27/05/2015 preview

Export boom evades LatAm

Brazil, Chile and Colombia have yet to experience the positive effects of export-led recovery strategies.

Weak exports cut China’s growth Qu Hongbin, Chief Economist, Greater China 27/05/2015 preview

Weak exports cut China’s growth

Chief Economist Qu Hongbin lists factors that may have affected China’s export growth.

India's idle ships Pranjul Bhandari, Chief Economist, India 26/05/2015 preview

India's idle ships

India needs to overturn the fall in its export growth.

Saudi Arabia's easy growth ends Razan Nasser, Senior Economist, Middle East and North Africa 26/05/2015 preview

Saudi Arabia's easy growth ends

Low oil prices are a pressing issue for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Is El Niño back? Frederic Neumann, Co-head of Asian Economics Research; Joseph Incalcaterra, Asean Economist 20/05/2015 preview

Is El Niño back?

Should El Niño set foot in Asia-Pacific, it will leave trails of high food prices as it impacts agriculture commodity supply.