The Philippines

ASEAN Macroeconomic Trends: Indonesia Warns Against USA-China Trade War

May 22, 2018 | by Takashi Kawabata - SPEEDA Chief Asia Economist, Translated by Kenneth Bresson

 Indonesia: Bank Indonesia Warns Against “USA-China Trade War”  Bank Indonesia (BI) held its regular Board of Governor’s Meeting, and on 19 April, it decided to keep...

Malaysia Continues to Exhibit High Growth; Low Inflation Rates in Thailand and Singapore Call for Attention

March 19, 2018 | by Takashi Kawabata - SPEEDA Chief Asia Economist, Translated by Kenneth Bresson

 Key Focus for February  In February, Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia released their 4Q 2017 GDP statistics, while Singapore announced revised figures for the same...

Indonesia Ramping Up Infrastructure Development; Malaysia Maintaining Interest Rate

September 27, 2017 | by Takashi Kawabata - SPEEDA Chief Asia Economist, Translated by Kenneth Bresson

 During 1–15 September, the Nikkei Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (Nikkei PMI), a leading indicator for economic conditions, was announced for each ASEAN economy, amongst o...

The best way to understand SPEEDA is to try it!