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Asia markets rally after strong US growth figures

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia stocks staged another rally in early trade on Friday, taking heart from strong US growth figures to cement a recovery after a torrid week when global markets took fright [...]
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Chinese stock index jumps 5.3pct as Asian stocks rise

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China’s main stock index surged 5.3 percent Thursday, its biggest gain in eight weeks, as markets across Asia advanced in the wake of Wall Street’s rebound, [...]
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Asia Stocks Rise With Commodities as China Seeks to Quell Tumult

29-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks moved closer to erasing the week’s losses, while commodities climbed as China’s support for its beleaguered equity market and a strong US growth [...]
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Asian stocks post modest gains after China rate cut

28-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose Wednesday after a rocky start following Beijing’s decision to cut a key interest rate to help stabilise gyrating financial markets and free up more [...]
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Currency volatility upsets Asian growth plans

28-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Faced with falling exports and deflation risks, it suited much of Asia to let their currencies drift lower, until China’s abrupt devaluation triggered a tide of [...]
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How China’s downturn is impacting Southeast Asia

28-Aug-2015 Intellasia | Dw.com | 6:00 AM

The turmoil in China’s stock markets, coupled with the country’s languishing economy, has sparked concerns about the economic situation in southeast Asian [...]
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Asian stocks rise after Wall Street rebound

28-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose Thursday after Wall Street soared overnight, breaking a six-day string of losses. The recovery brought a measure of relief to many investors, although [...]
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Asian shares follow Wall St higher but China fears linger

28-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks surged on Thursday after hints the US Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates next month sparked a rally on Wall Street, but dealers cautioned the spectre [...]
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Chinese stock index sinks 7.6pct, Japan also down

27-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China’s stock market index tumbled for a fourth day, falling 7.6 percent Tuesday to an eight-month low and Japanese stocks fell. But other Asian rebounded after a day [...]
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Asian stocks seesaw as Shanghai extends rout

27-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were mixed after a seesaw session on Tuesday, with Tokyo diving and Shanghai extending its worst rout in almost 20 years, while other regional markets bounced [...]
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Asia’s richest man lost $13 billion in China crash

27-Aug-2015 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Since Chinese stocks peaked in June, shares of Wang’s publicly traded companies have tumbled in Hong Kong and Shenzhen – eroding his personal wealth. He lost a [...]
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Asian stocks post modest gains after China rate cut

27-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose Wednesday after a rocky start following Beijing’s decision to cut a key interest rate to help stabilise gyrating financial markets and free up more [...]
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Asian shares seesaw as China rate cut fails to spark rally

27-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday after China’s decision to cut its key interest rate failed to spark a sustained rally on Wall Street, bringing on another [...]
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China share plunge drives panic selling in Asian markets

26-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Stocks tumbled Monday as China’s main index sank 8.5 percent in tumultuous trading spurred by deepening fears over the slowdown in the world’s second-largest [...]
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Unlike ’97, Asian economies expected to bend, not break

26-Aug-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The world market turmoil bears ominous similarities to the contagion that laid Asian economies to waste beginning in 1997: pressure on regional currencies, a worsening trade [...]
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