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China's January inflation up 2.5 percent year-on-year

BEIJING, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- China's inflation rate for January was 2.5 percent year-on-year, the same as in the previous month, despite higher food prices, official data showed Friday.

Expectations low for G8

TOKYO, July 6 (UPI) -- World leaders headed for the Group of Eight summit in Japan knowing there is little they can do about the world economy, a leading economist said.

Analysis: Is China overheating again?

SINGAPORE, March 16 (UPI) -- China's fixed asset investment rose sharply in the first two months of 2005, while industrial output growth posted a stunning reacceleration. Both data are poin
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

China economic policy steady for 2005

SINGAPORE, March 7 (UPI) -- With the National People's Congress in Beijing underway and key speeches by premier Wen Jiabao and others seniors officials, it is already clear that the motus
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Strong growth won't change China policy

SINGAPORE, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Investors can stop worrying about a boom-bust in China. China's economy shrugged off hard-landing worries that dampened sentiment for most of 2004, posting 9.5
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis: Further tightening months away

SINGAPORE, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- The latest inflation data in China point that further tightening in monetary policies are now at least months away and that the impact of the administrative tig
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis: Falling dollar rattles Asia

SINGAPORE, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- The U.S. dollar has been falling inexorably against Asian currencies in recent months, with the trend accelerating in recent weeks. For Asia, the danger is that
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis: No pressure to unpeg Malay currency

SINGAPORE, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Ever since the Malaysian ringgit peg to the U.S. dollar was introduced in September 1998, speculation on when it would go has been rife. After 6 long years, con
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis: Malaysia's outlook bright

SINGAPORE, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Recent economic data are indicating that strong GDP growth in Malaysia may have been sustained in the third quarter, outperforming most of its neighbors. Strong
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis: Yes to China de-peg, but not now

SINGAPORE, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Over the last two weeks, Asian currency markets have been rife with speculations of an impending revaluation of the renminbi. Indeed, there has been a series of
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Philippines faces painful taxes

SINGAPORE, July 1 (UPI) -- Newly reelected Philippines President Gloria Arroyo's inaugural speech Wednesday aimed to create a feel-good atmosphere for her electorate as she promised to cr
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis:Tightening need in China receding

SINGAPORE, June 14 (UPI) -- Inflation in China may still be rising, but the likelihood of a dramatic rate hike action if inflation exceeds 5 percent is now receding as an array of other ec
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Analysis-Inflation risks rising in Asia?

SINGAPORE, June 8 (UPI) -- Inflation risks still appear as risks not realities for most Asian countries. Yet with strengthening domestic demand and rising inflation rates, the prospect of
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Rosy outlook for Asian economy

SHANGHAI, April 17 (UPI) -- Asia's economic growth looks promising, according to a prediction from the ING Group, a leading financial institution.

Analysis: China's tightening insufficient

SINGAPORE, March 31 (UPI) -- The People's Bank of China (PBOC) recently announced two measures intended to tighten overall credit growth, but many economists believe the moves will be insuf
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent
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