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Asia markets slump on corporate earnings, US tech sell-off

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia markets tumbled Friday to end two days of gains as traders digested a host of disappointing corporate results and a fall in US technology stocks dented optimism. Despite [...]
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Asia traders cautious, euro slips as eyes turn to Fed meeting

26-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets started cautiously Tuesday while the euro’s recent rally was hobbled by profit-taking and below-par economic data, with focus turning to the Federal [...]
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Asian shares edge up, buoyant euro holds its gains

25-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks edged slightly higher on Monday, while the European Central Bank’s apparent equanimity at the euro’s nearly two-year highs left the dollar [...]
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Asian shares meander as ECB, BOJ hold monetary policy steady

22-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed Friday in muted trading after the European Central Bank announced no changes to its stimulus policies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei [...]
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Asia stocks hit near-decade high, yen slips as BOJ cuts inflation forecast

22-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose to their highest levels in nearly a decade on Thursday, bolstered by a surge in global markets, while the yen eased after the Bank of Japan reinforced [...]
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Asian shares mostly higher as focus turns to central bankers

21-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Wednesday after a mixed finish on Wall Street. Investors were turning their focus to policy meetings by central bank boards in Japan and [...]
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Asia’s Top-Performing Currency Is Missile-Proof

21-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

After three years of losses against the dollar, South Korea’s won didn’t begin 2017 looking like a winnerwith the US raising interest rates and tensions rising [...]
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SE Asia stocks rise ahead of corporate results; Philippines hits 1-month high

21-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Wednesday, in line with Asia, as investors shrugged off concerns about an immediate interest rate hike by the US Federal Reserve [...]
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Asia’s Top-Performing Currency Is Missile-Proof

20-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

After three years of losses against the dollar, South Korea’s won didn’t begin 2017 looking like a winner — with the US raising interest rates and tensions [...]
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Asian markets pressured as dollar tumbles on US health-care news

19-Jul-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Market sentiment in Asia was dampened on Tuesday as the dollar dived on headlines related to stalled efforts to reform US health care. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 [...]
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Most Asia markets up after Wall St record, China growth stable

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets rose Monday following another record close on Wall Street, while Shanghai stocks pared steep early losses as data showed China’s economy grew more [...]
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Some of Asia’s most powerful companies may be teaming up against Uber

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Uber’s rival in Southeast Asia could be getting a huge influx of money from some powerful investors. SoftBank (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 9984.T-JP) is considering investing [...]
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ADB warns climate change ‘disastrous’ for Asia

15-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A business-as-usual approach to climate change will be “disastrous” for Asia, undoing much of the phenomenal economic growth that has helped it make vast inroads [...]
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Cheapest Currency in Southeast Asia Gives Malaysia an Edge in Export Race

15-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

When the global trade rebound came this year, Malaysia held one advantage over its peers: the cheapest currency in Southeast Asia. The ringgit is down more than 7 percent [...]
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Asian markets heading into weekend with gains after healthy run

15-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian traders headed into the weekend cautiously upbeat Friday following a broadly positive week across global equity markets after Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen [...]
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