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How Singapore can prepare for its South-east Asian future: Linda Lim

That Singapore's economic future lies with South-east Asia, is not in doubt, says Dr Linda Lim. How then, might Singapore prepare itself for such...

Here's what the ADB predicts for Asean's economies in 2018 and 2019

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has published its annual Asian Development Outlook report, and along with it, forecasts for the various Asian...


Laos GDP could slow to 6.1% due to Covid-19: AMRO

Laos' economic recovery from 2019's natural disasters could be stymied by the Covid-19 pandemic, ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) said...

Citi slashes Asean GDP growth forecast to 2.9%

The Covid-19 outbreak has reached an "inflection point" in Asean following the exponential rise in new cases since mid-March, Citi said

Vietnam central bank likely to hold after 100bps cut: Maybank

Further monetary easing by Vietnam's central bank cannot be ruled out if Covid-19 pandemic worsens, Maybank said

Impact of Covid-19 on Philippine economy may be larger than thought

The imposition of travel restrictions and domestic behavioral response to the pandemic may deliver a demand shock to the economy, JP Morgan said...

Global impact of Covid-19 could range from US$77b to US$347b: ADB

Two-thirds of the impact will be borne by China, with the rest split between developing Asia and the rest of the world

Thailand's 2020 growth could be nearly flat due to Covid-19: Citi

Citi's full-year growth estimate for Thailand has been revised down to 0.2 per cent, from 2.2 per cent previously.

Fiscal stimulus expected for Vietnam amid Covid-19 woes

Industrial production held up in Feb but may take a hit in March: economists

Indonesia's virus support may not be enough for growth: Nomura report

The analysts wrote that “the package does not represent new spending but only reallocations from other items already in the Budget”.

Reliance on business offices, online gaming threatens Philippine property market

The Philippine economy could be tested by a cooling property market, which would weigh on banks’ loan portfolios, an international economic...

Covid-19 could accelerate supply chain shift to Asean

The shift in supply chains away from China that started with the US-China trade war would likely be reinforced by the Covid-19 virus outbreak:...