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  • uploads///THB Nov
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Thai Baht Rose Due to Strong Economic Growth

    The Thai baht appreciated against the US dollar on November 16. Economic growth showed signs of a turnaround. The GDP rose at the fastest quarterly pace this year.

    By David Meyer
  • uploads///Malaysian Exports Slightly Down in June
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Understanding the Marginal Decline in Malaysian Exports in June

    Exports from Malaysia in June 2017 stood at 73.1 billion Malaysian ringgit (MYR) (about $17 billion as of August 11, 2017), or 10% higher YoY.

    By Mary Sadler
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    Consumer

    Alexa, Tech Companies Are Leaving China: Where Will They Go?

    Global consumer tech companies are reportedly looking to move out of China amid the still unresolved trade war.

    By Mike Sonnenberg
  • uploads///Thailands Manufacturing Activity Expands in June
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Thailand Manufacturing Activity Accelerates in June 2017

    The Bank of Thailand is expecting economic growth to pick up in 2017 with improved domestic and external demand.

    By Mary Sadler
  • uploads///Consumer Confidence in Thailand Down in June
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Why Consumer Confidence in Thailand Is Low

    Consumer confidence in Thailand (THD) seems to be in a downtrend, as it continued to fall for two consecutive months as of June 2017.

    By Mary Sadler
  • uploads///Inflation in Thailand in Negative Territory in June
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Is Negative Inflation Suggesting Contraction in Thailand in 2017?

    Thailand’s (EEM) inflation in June 2017 exceeded the market estimate of a 0.1% drop.

    By Mary Sadler
  • uploads///Thailands GDP Expands in Q
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Will Thailand Continue Its Economic Expansion in 2Q17?

    Thailand saw impressive growth in 1Q17 due in part to external demand and public investment. Its GDP rose 3.3% in 1Q17 as compared to a 3% rise in 4Q16.

    By Mary Sadler
  • uploads///Thai GDP
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Thailand’s GDP Strengthens, Trade Surplus Narrows for Indonesia

    Thailand’s economy rose by 3.5% on an annual basis in 2Q16. The GDP rose at the fastest pace since 1Q13. On a quarterly basis, its GDP grew by 0.8% in 2Q16.

    By David Meyer
  • uploads///Asia July
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    EWA Rises despite Lower Growth in Export and Import Prices

    Recently, the trade surplus for Thailand increased as imports fell lower than exports in the Thai economy. THD rose by 0.81% at 1:30 PM EST on July 28.

    By David Meyer
  • uploads///Aus inflation
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Inflation Levels in Australia Exhibit a Sluggish Increase

    Inflation levels in Australia rose by 1.0% in 2Q16—slightly below estimated forecasts of a 1.1% rise and softer than the previous quarter’s rise of 1.3%.

    By David Meyer
  • uploads///Asia June
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Disappointing Macro Releases across South Asian Economies

    Among South Asian economies, industrial production for Singapore released below expectations for May at 0.9% on an annual basis.

    By David Meyer
  • uploads///Latin June
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Colombia Central Bank Hikes Rates by 25 Basis Points on June 22

    The central bank of Colombia increased interest rates on June 22, 2016, by 25 basis points to 7.5%, which was in line with expectations. This was its tenth consecutive hike in benchmark rates.

    By David Meyer
  • uploads///EWY
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    The Bank of Korea Just Delivered a Surprise

    South Korea’s iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (EWY) slid on June 9 after the Bank of Korea cut interest rates by 25 basis points to 1.25%.

    By David Meyer
  • uploads///USDTHB  Aug
    Macroeconomic Analysis

    The Thai Baht Falls to a 6-Year Low against the US Dollar

    The Thai baht weakened against the US dollar for the third continuous session on August 17, 2015, on lower-than-expected gross domestic data or GDP for the second quarter.

    By David Meyer
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