Japan's factory output fell at a much faster-than-expected pace and retail sales tumbled the most in more than two decades.
Manila's lockdown will this weekend surpass the 76-day quarantine of Wuhan.
Twitter on Tuesday for the first time prompted readers to check the facts in tweets sent by U.S. President Donald Trump
Japan will compile a fresh stimulus package worth $1.1 trillion that will include a sizable amount of direct spending.
Renault SA, Nissan Motor Co and Mitsubishi Motors Corp will outline a new plan with a less lofty objective: survival.