Daily analysis of the latest economic data points and policy developments in Asia and the major economies of the world.
DBS tracks developments in the economies, foreign exchange and fixed income markets of the Asia-11 (China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam...Read More
While markets in Asia have been grappling with the uncertainty of the Donald Trump’s administration on the region, Gundy Cahyadi, DBS’ economist covering Indonesia, Southeast Asia’s largest economy, ...Read More
There have been signs of bottoming out in Singapore’s growth cycle, but it will take time for the labour market to follow suit.
Indonesia’s headline inflation accelerated in November, but core inflation has continued to fall. We believe inflationary expectations have been pulling core inflation down.
Any positive boost from India’s firm third quarter GDP numbers will be fleeting, as focus shifts to the impact of the banknote reform on fourth quarter growth.
China’s push for growth-at-any-cost is being replaced with the “New Normal”.It will fundamentally change how business and investing are done.Read More
There are several reasons why we expect Friday’s US employment figures to come in well above consensus expectations.
After a strong rally in November, the US dollar is taking a breather ahead of the December 14 Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
While markets in Asia have been grappling with the uncertainty of the Donald Trump’s administration on the region, Gundy Cahyadi, DBS’ economist covering Indonesia, Southeast Asia’s largest economy, ...