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economy Archives

Frugal is the new cool for young Chinese as economy falters

Social media discussions have sprung up to share money-saving tips, such as the 'Live off 1600 yuan a month' challenge.

Hong Kong on the cusp of a cashless economy as digital payments boom

Cash use in Hong Kong at the POS declined by 17 per cent from 2019, accounting for just 9 per cent of in-store payments ...

APAC consumers worry about economy

Inflation a concern in Singapore, Vietnam and Thailand.

India’s young middle class boosting economy

How India's "corporate explosion" is being driven by a cashed up younger generation.