You have searched for "global growth"
Showing 51-60 of 4352
TOKYO (Reuters) - Concerns are swirling that Japan's dream of hosting the Tokyo 2020 Olympics could be a fatality of the spread of the new coronavirus, jolting organisers, sponsors, and media firms who have spent billions of dollars in the run-up to the event.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of Bank Negara Malaysia decided to reduce the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) by 25 basis points to 2.50%.
GENEVA (AFP): The global death toll from the new coronavirus topped 3,000 on Monday (March 2), as airlines cancelled or reduced flights and stock markets swung wildly.
HONG KONG: Global economic growth will sink to levels not seen in over a decade as the coronavirus outbreak hammers demand and supply, challenging central banks and governments to respond to a fast-changing situation, according to the OECD.
SEOUL: The number of new virus cases in China dropped to its lowest level in six weeks on Monday (March 2) and hundreds of patients at the outbreak’s epicentre were being released, while a grimmer reality set in elsewhere, with swelling infection numbers and growing dread that no area could fend off the illness.
TOKYO: Asia's factories took a heavy hit in February from the coronavirus outbreak with activity in China shrinking at a record pace, business surveys showed on Monday, adding to fears the crisis risks triggering a global recession.
CURRENT global economic environment clearly points towards a more downside risk following slower growth and trade environment.
DUBAI: Gulf economies will grow at a slower pace than estimated this year, as the coronavirus hurts oil demand, trade and tourism, Standard Chartered PLC said.
TOKYO (AP): Asian shares fell Wednesday (Feb 26) on growing fears the spread of Covid-19 may be unstoppable, hurting global growth considerably.