The Swiss National Bank (SNB) may have to do more than pump billions into foreign exchange markets into prevent the franc from appreciating to a damaging level.
SNB likely to follow interventions with interest-rate cut
Singapore slashed its full-year economic growth forecast on Tuesday as global conditions were seen worsening and data confirmed the slowest growth rate in a decade amid mounting fears of recession in the city-state.
Singapore slashes 2019 growth forecast stoking recession fears
Japan Inc. is caught in the crossfire of the trade war between the US and China, as a resurgent yen threatens to sap profits and complicate the economic outlook.
Strong yen poses risks for Japan as US-China trade rumbles on
Passenger vehicle sales in India dropped the most in nearly two decades, with the decline extending for a ninth straight month amid a broader slowdown in Asia’s third-largest economy.
Car sales in India drop most in two decades
Iran is planning to float two more petrochemical companies in the stock market as it seeks to finance expansion projects in the oil and gas industry amid US unilateral sanctions that have affected government coffers.
PGPIC chief: Iran eyes flotation for two more petrochemical companies
Iran and Azerbaijan intend to develop ties in the insurance sector and are also planning to create a joint investment fund, said Iranian Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Farhad Dejpasand.
Minister: Iran, Azerbaijan intend to develop ties in field of insurance
An Iranian official said oilfields south of the country will stop wasting the flammable gas accompanying drilling operations in three years’ time.
NISOC CEO: Flaring to stop in major Iranian oilfields in three years
Britons have spent £4 billion stockpiling goods in preparation for a possible no-deal Brexit, new research suggested.
Britons have spent £4b stockpiling goods in case of no-deal Brexit

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