U.S. Consumer Confidence Deteriorates Much More Than Expected

A report released by the Conference Board on Tuesday showed U.S. consumer confidence deteriorated by much more than anticipated in the month of September. The Conference Board said its consumer confidence index tumbled to 125.1 in September from a downwardly Read More →

Trump To Release Ukraine Call Transcript As Pelosi Readies Impeachment Inquiry

President Donald Trump has authorized the release of the transcript of a controversial call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky that has renewed Democratic calls for his impeachment. Trump said on Twitter on Tuesday that he will release the "complete, fully Read More →

New Zealand August Trade Deficit NZ$1.565 Billion

New Zealand posted a merchandise trade deficit of NZ$1.565 billion in August, Statistics New Zealand said on Wednesday.Original Article Read More →

New Zealand Keeps Rate Unchanged As Expected

New Zealand's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged after cutting the rate by 50 basis points in August. The Monetary Policy Committee of Reserve Bank of New Zealand headed by Adrian Orr, on Wednesday decided to hold the Read More →

ADB Lowers Developing Asia’s Growth Projections

The Asian Development Bank downgraded its developing Asia's growth outlook as risks to prospects rise amid heightened trade disputes and weak investment. According to Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2019 Update, a group of 45 countries of developing Asia will grow Read More →

Thailand CB Holds Key Interest Rate, Cuts Growth Forecast

Thailand's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged in September, after slashing it for the first time in over four years in the previous month, as it trimmed its growth forecasts due to the weaker outlook for exports and Read More →