Asia Regional Integration Center

Tracking Asian Integration

Available for Download: IMF Outreach Presentation and ADB Seminar Series on REI on the 'IMF 2014 Spillover Report'

Sep 2014

PDF copy of IMF Senior Economist Sweta Saxena's presentation at the 26 September IMF Outreach and ADB Seminar Series on Regional Economic Integration (REI) on the 'IMF 2004 Spillover Report is now available for download.

Infographic: Emerging Asia's slowing productivity could affect the region's standard of living and economic growth

Sep 2014

View the latest infographic uploaded on the Regional Cooperation and Productivity Gains for All webpage. The infographic shows how the slowing productivity growth in most Asian economies could be affecting the region's standard of living and economic growth. Receive real-time updates by joining us on Facebook and Twitter.

Visit ARIC's new webpage: Regional Cooperation and Productivity Gains for All

Sep 2014

ARIC launches a new information portal- 'Regional Cooperation and Productivity Gains for All' that aims to provide a deeper understanding of Asia's slowing productivity, its impact on future growth, and RCI's potential in tackling the problem. Visit the page. Follow ARIC on FB and Twitter.

Upcoming Event: Understanding ASEAN with Prof. Amitav Acharya - "Power-seeking, Money-making, or Community-building?", 3 Oct 2014 (8:30-16:00 Manila time), New World Hotel, Makati City

Sep 2014

Amitav Acharya, a leading expert in ASEAN studies and international relations, will share his extensive knowledge and insights at the 3 Oct seminar to be held in New World Hotel, Makati City, organized by FPLA and AIM ASEAN 2015 Project. Download brochure.

RCI Chat September 2014

Sep 2014

ARIC releases September 2014 issue of its monthly newsletter, RCI Chat. It tracks regional cooperation and integration news in Asia focusing on cross-border infrastructure, trade and investment, money and finance, and regional public goods. This issue has a Special Feature on ARIC's new information portal 'Regional Cooperation and Productivity Gains for All'. Subscribe to RCI Chat.

 

Calendar

01 Oct 2014

  • AUS  Exports
  • AUS  Imports
  • AUS  Trade Balance
  • INO  Exports
  • INO  Imports
  • INO  Trade Balance
  • US  Construction Spending
  • EA  PMI
  • FRA  PMI
  • GER  PMI
  • IND  PMI
  • INO  CPI
  • KAZ  CPI
  • KAZ  PPI
  • PAK  CPI
  • SIN  PMI
  • THA  CPI
  • UKG  PMI
  • US  IPI
  • US  PMI

02 Oct 2014

  • EA  PPI
  • SRI  Exports
  • SRI  Imports
  • SRI  Trade Balance
  • HKG  PMI
  • JPN  PMI
  • UKG  PMI
  • US  Jobless Claims
  • EA  Monetary Policy

03 Oct 2014

  • EA  Retail Sales
  • US  Exports
  • US  Imports
  • US  Trade Balance
  • EA  PMI
  • EA  PMI
  • FRA  PMI
  • GER  PMI
  • US  IPI
  • US  PMI
  • US  Unemployment
  • JPN  Monetary Policy

06 Oct 2014

  • PHI  CPI
  • TAP  CPI
  • TAP  WPI
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Daily Market Watch

Currency Per US$      Latest Closing1  %Chg2
Euro 0.79 -0.43
Japanese yen 109.65 -0.14
Bangladeshi taka 77.38 0.00
  • 1 30 Sep 2014
  • 2 From previous close
  • Depreciation(-) Appreciation (+)
  • Source: Datastream
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Stock Indices      Latest Closing1  %Chg2
US Dow Jones Ind Avg 17,042.90 -0.17
US Nasdaq 4,493.39 -0.28
US S&P 500 1,972.29 -0.28
  • 1 30 Sep 2014
  • 2 From previous close
  • Source: Datastream
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Commodity Prices      Latest Closing1  %Chg2
All Metals 235.04 0.00
Aluminum 1,928.75 0.06
Brent Oil 93.17 -2.36
  • 1 30 Sep 2014
  • 2 From previous close
  • Source: Bloomberg and Datastream for cotton prices
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Overnight
Interbank rates
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  Latest Closing1  %Chg2
PRC 2.53 -0.01
Hong Kong, China 0.25 0.01
India 8.19 0.08
  • +Except for Hong Kong (1-Month HIBOR);
    Sri Lanka (1-Day SLIBOR)
  • 1 30 Sep 2014
  • 2 From previous close
  • Source: Bloomberg
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