Jan 15, 2016

World Bank says Japan will enjoy 23% export boost from TPP

A Pacific Rim free trade initiative would give a double-digit boost to exports from Vietnam, Japan and Malaysia by 2030, according to a recent estimate by the World Bank. It expects the 12-country Trans-Pacific Partnership deal to increase exports from Vietnam by 30.1 percent, ...

Jun 10, 2015

WSJ: China to have 'upper hand' with veto power over AIIB

China will ultimately have “veto power” over major decisions of the new Beijing-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. The AIIB, which will be based in the Chinese capital, has 57 prospective members, but the United States and Japan ...

Jun 5, 2015

Investors must take climate change into account: study

Most investors need to make a significant behavioral shift and start factoring climate change into their portfolio risk management, a study on its impact on financial market returns found on Thursday. Government officials are meeting in Germany this month to work on a global ...