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Asia needs policy coordination amid slower growth

Asia needs policy coordination amid slower growth

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asia-Pacific economies need to recalibrate financial policies in the face of slowing global growth, US deputy Treasury Secretary Sarah Bloom Raskin said Wednesday, following [...]
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China, 20 other countries initiate new Asian bank

China, 20 other countries initiate new Asian bank

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Twenty-one Asian nations signed on to a China-driven initiative Friday to create a new international bank for Asia that Washington opposes as an unnecessary and potentially [...]
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Asia stocks mixed as Ebola, China concerns offset US gains

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian equities were mixed on the last trading day of the week as concerns over Ebola and China offset gains on Wall Street. A doctor in New York tested positive for the Ebola [...]
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Asia shares slip on profit-taking

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:31 AM

Asian markets slipped on profit-taking Thursday October 23 following the previous day’s hefty gains while there was little positive reaction after a closely watched [...]
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Asia stocks down on mixed China data, weak Wall St

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell Thursday after another slump in oil prices dragged Wall Street lower and China’s manufacturing output grew at the slowest pace in five months. KEEPING [...]
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Apec finance chiefs see ‘downside risks’ to global economy POSTED ONLINE

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The global economy is beset by increasing “downside risks”, Asia-Pacific finance chiefs said Wednesday, a day after growth in China hit a five-year low. The [...]
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Asia stocks hobbled by growth woes, China PMI fails to impress

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares sagged on Thursday after a retreat on Wall Street and falling crude oil prices rekindled investor anxiety over slowing global growth, while a mixed picture on [...]
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Asia shares boosted by Wall St. rally

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:22 AM

Asian markets mostly pushed higher Wednesday October 22, taking a lead from fresh gains in New York and Europe in response to reports that the European Central Bank would [...]
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Apec finance chiefs meet amid global worries

Apec finance chiefs meet amid global worries

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The global economic recovery is beset by “downside risks”, China’s vice-premier told Asia-Pacific finance ministers Wednesday, a day after growth in the [...]
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Asia stocks gain on US rally, Europe stimulus talk

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Hopes for fresh stimulus from the European Central Bank and China’s steady growth bolstered Asian stock markets Wednesday after the S&P 500 had its best day of the [...]
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Asia shares mixed after China growth data

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:31 AM

Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as data showing China’s economy growing at its slowest pace in five years offset another positive lead from Wall Street. After the wild [...]
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Australia approves Asian bid for food manufacturer

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia’s foreign investment watchdog has approved an Asian consortium’s Aus$1.34 billion (US$1.18 billion) bid for Goodman Fielder, the food manufacturer said [...]
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Qatar Plans $15bn of Asia Investments

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Qatar’s acquisition of a minority stake in the Hong Kong-based Lifestyle International Holdings marks the start of an Asian spending spree, according to sources [...]
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Asia shares slip after China growth data

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly sank Tuesday, giving up much of their gains from the previous session, as data showing China’s economy growing at its slowest pace in five years [...]
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Asian stocks drift after China growth slows

22-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets drifted lower Tuesday after China reported its weakest economic growth in five years while Japan’s benchmark dropped as investors cashed in gains [...]
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