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Asian shares gain, dollar firm as US data soothes rate fears

26-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares jumped on Wednesday while the dollar firmed as upbeat US home sales supported the view that the economy may be strong enough for the Federal Reserve to raise [...]
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Stung by loss of secrecy at home, Swiss banks run into trouble in Asia

26-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Regulators’ closure of the Swiss BSI bank’s Asian outpost for failing in its duty to prevent money-laundering has highlighted the risks of hunting wealthy clients [...]
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Asian stock markets rally on US recovery hopes

26-May-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rallied Wednesday as solid US housing sales data and overnight gains on Wall Street raised expectations for a strong recovery in the world’s largest [...]
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Asia stocks surge on global rally as oil rebounds

26-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia stocks jumped Wednesday building on a strong lead from Wall Street and Europe, and as investors adjusted to the prospect of a US rate hike in the near future. Energy [...]
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Asian stocks near 11-week lows, dollar bounces on Fed rate view

25-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares stumbled to near 2-1/2-month lows on Tuesday and the US dollar pared some of its recent losses as investors worried about the likelihood of a US interest rate [...]
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Boeing Deals an $11.3 Billion Blow to Airbus in Hot Asia Market

25-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Boeing Co. won an $11.3 billion order from Vietnam’s only private airline, dealing a blow to rival Airbus Group SE in a battle over the growing market for low-cost air [...]
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Asian markets down slightly as investors wait for Fed

25-May-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were down slightly in subdued trading Tuesday amid anticipation the US Federal Reserve may raise interest rates in June. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s [...]
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Asia stocks extend global losses on oil price drop

25-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets fell in thin trading on Tuesday, extending losses on US and European markets as a stubbornly strong yen dragged Tokyo into the red while falling oil [...]
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Asian stocks rise after G7 meet; Tokyo falls on weak trade

24-May-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Japanese stocks fell and other Asian markets were higher Monday after a global finance meeting failed to yield fresh ideas for spurring global growth, and Tokyo reported [...]
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Asian shares rise, but Japan down on weak data

24-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose on Monday after a solid session on Wall Street, while the dollar moved away from recent highs though remained supported as investors bet that the US Federal [...]
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The G7 Summit in Japan on 26 and 27 May 2016: the European Union’s role and actions

23-May-2016 Intellasia | Europa | 6:00 AM

This year, the G7 summit will take place from 26 to 27 May in Ise-Shima (Japan). The European Union will be represented by the President of the European Commission, [...]
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Asian markets restore calm after Fed signals spark sell-offs

21-May-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets drifted slightly higher on Friday as investors restored calm a day after worries about the Fed’s rate hike signals prompted sell-offs. KEEPING [...]
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Asian shares poised for weekly loss, Fed talk lifts dollar

21-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares edged up on Friday but were on track for a weekly loss, while the dollar was poised for a winning week on bets the US Federal Reserve could raise rates as early [...]
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Asia stocks end week slightly up, oil rebounds

21-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia stocks were mostly up Friday, as oil prices rebounded and investors shrugged off a weak lead from New York and Europe that coincided with more talk of a US interest rate [...]
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Asian stocks slip after Fed raises chance of rate hike

20-May-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock markets sank on Thursday after the Fed surprised investors by signaling that an interest rate hike is in the cards if economic conditions keep improving. [...]
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