Kevin Yao

Divisions on monetary reform exposed at G20

Opposing views about how to reform the global monetary system were laid bare at a meeting of the top 20 economies on Thursday.

China inflation tops expectations

Chinese inflation topped expectations in February at 4,9% and looks set to climb further, adding to pressure for another dose of monetary tightening.

Money market squeeze eases but fears persist

A squeeze on dollar funding has eased in Asia after cash injections, but reluctance to lend to South Korean banks underscored jitters.

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