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25-May-2015 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 6:46 PM

News Highlights – Week of 18 – 22 May 2015 Real gross domestic product (GDP) growth in Japan increased to 0.6% quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) in 1Q15 from 0.3% q-o-q [...]
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Asia stock markets mostly higher, China at 7-year high

23-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock indexes rose Friday, with China’s benchmark at its highest in seven years, after Wall Street eked out another record close. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asia up after Wall Street sets record high, dollar on defensive

23-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose on Friday after Wall Street set another record high with prospects for a Federal Reserve rate hike in June all but quashed, while the dollar was on the [...]
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Most SE Asian stocks flat-to-weaker

22-May-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:44 AM

Most Southeast Asian stock markets were flat-to-weaker on Thursday May 21 in line with Asian shares, but Thai construction stocks rose after the government set a clear [...]
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Asian stock markets uneven after weak China data

22-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were lackluster Thursday after China’s economy showed new signs of weakness and Fed minutes shed little light on the timing of a US interest rate [...]
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SE Asia Stocks – Indonesia up on cbank steps; Thai banks fall

21-May-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:59 AM

Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Wednesday May 20 with optimism around Bank Indonesia’s measures to boost the economy there lifting select shares, but Thai [...]
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Asian refiners forced to get creative to stay competitive

21-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Faced with competition from mammoth new refineries in the Middle East and soft fuel demand in key markets, Asian refiners are trying a variety of tactics to cope from [...]
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Asia shares slip, but upbeat Japan GDP lifts Nikkei to 15-year high

21-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares slipped on Wednesday after a mixed day on Wall Street, though Japan’s better-than-expected economic growth lifted the Nikkei to a 15-year high. The dollar [...]
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Asia markets mostly up after Wall St records

20-May-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:40 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday May 19 following a record close on Wall Street, but concerns about Greece’s long-running debt-reform talks sent the euro tumbling [...]
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Asian stocks rise after Wall Street sets record

20-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Wall Street hit a new high as investors looked ahead to US and European inflation data. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index [...]
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Asian shares shrug off losses as China rallies

20-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares shrugged off early losses on Tuesday, as surging Chinese shares and Wall Street’s record close offset continuing worries over Greece’s fiscal woes. [...]
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Asia markets mostly lower, Tokyo the stand-out performer

19-May-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:12 AM

Tokyo was the stand-out performer in Asian trade Monday May 18 on upbeat corporate earnings and a record close on Wall Street, but Hong Kong retreated after its rally at the [...]
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Asian shares struggle on doubts over US economic momentum

19-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares slipped on Monday and the dollar stayed near a four-month low against a basket of major currencies after soft data raised doubts over whether the US economy has [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (18 May 2015)

18-May-2015 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 4:23 PM

News Highlights – Week of 11 – 15 May 2015 Hong Kong, China’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew 2.1% year-on-year (y-o-y) in 1Q15 following a 2.4% y-o-y [...]
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Asian markets mostly up, euro holds gains

16-May-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:18 AM

Asian markets mostly advanced Friday May 15 following a healthy rally on Wall Street, while Tokyo was supported by a weaker yen and Hong Kong enjoyed strong buying in the [...]
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