Indian households have hoarded savings through the Covid crisis, although to a lesser extent than the rest of the world. Emerging from the...

The role of the RMB is greatest where China is a major destination for manufacturing exports, suggesting that the degree of trade integration with...

Domestic travel is the key factor that will support the near-term tourism recovery in Asia-Pacific (APAC). While international travel in the...

Following record declines in 2020, we forecast strong 6.1% pa APAC GDP growth over the next two years. Nonetheless, the permanent loss in output...

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has played a key role in leading India’s pandemic policy response. While elevated inflation has taken rate cuts...

Over the past twenty years parts of Asia Pacific have experienced some of the fastest economic growth globally. This trend is set to continue over...

States are starting to relax lockdown measures as the second wave of Covid infections is showing signs of plateauing. As a result, national...

India’s new lockdown strategy, which is being led by states, seems to be working. The sustained decline in the daily coronavirus cases at a...

As we feared, the second coronavirus wave is playing havoc with India’s health system and more states have adopted stricter measures to contain...

The rapidly swelling second wave has taken a big toll on the country’s health infrastructure. The health system has collapsed in the worst hit...