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Asia stocks advance before Fed, dollar treads water

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

Asian stocks shook off a slow start and rose on Wednesday, led by China shares, while the dollar marked time as markets waited for the Federal Reserve’s policy [...]
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Asia markets mostly up, weak US data temper rate talk

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:55 AM

Asian stock markets mostly pushed higher Tuesday March 17, while the dollar eased after weak data appeared to pour cold water on talk of an early summer US interest rate [...]
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Asia Bond Monitor March 2015

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Asia Bond | 7:20 AM

AsianBondsOnline is an ASEAN+3 initiative, supported by the Asian Development Bank and funded by Ministry of Finance Japan, through the Investment Climate Facilitation Fund. [...]
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Asian shares rise on bets Fed may stay cautious

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose on Tuesday, following Wall Street’s lead, as investors positioned for the possibility that weaker-than-expected US data will prompt the Federal [...]
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Asia stocks jump as Fed rate hike expectations shift again

18-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks markets jumped Tuesday as investors cheered the prospect of stimulus in China and second guessed what signals the Federal Reserve will give on interest rates at [...]
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SE Asia Stocks-Most weaker; Indonesia rises ahead of rate decision

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:10 AM

Most Southeast Asian stock markets fell on Monday March 16, with the Thai index closing at a more than two-month low amid sell-offs in index heavyweights but the Indonesian [...]
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Asian Development Bank to review loan to Sarawak Energy

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) reportedly will review the proposed $45 million (RM148 million) loan to state power company, Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB), for the [...]
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Asian shares edge lower as Wall St hit by Fed nerves

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares began the week on the back foot on Monday after a downbeat session on Wall Street, while the euro skidded to a fresh 12-year low on divergent monetary policy [...]
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US should work with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

China’s decision to create a new development bank for Asia is proving a highly divisive enterprise. The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, due to open its doors [...]
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Asian Markets Exhibit Mixed Trend

17-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Nasdaq | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets are exhibiting a mixed trend on Monday following the negative cues from Wall Street on Friday and lower crude oil prices. Investors are also treading [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (16 March 2015)

16-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 4:04 PM

News Highlights – Week of 9 – 13 March 2015 Policy interest rates were lowered in the Republic of Korea and Thailand last week. The Bank of Korea’s Monetary [...]
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Asia stocks mostly up after weak US data tames rate talk

14-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:10 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Friday March 13 following a surge on Wall Street after unexpectedly weak US data tempered talk of an interest rate hike by summer. Despite the [...]
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Collateral Freedom: how we thwart censorship

Collateral Freedom: how we thwart censorship

14-Mar-2015 Intellasia | 12mars.rsf.org | 8:29 AM

To combat online censorship, Reporters Without Borders is unblocking access to 9 news websites in order to make them available in the 11 countries where they are currently [...]
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Asian shares edge up

14-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares shook off early losses on Friday, underpinned by gains on Wall Street, while the dollar rebounded from a pause to its recent rally after disappointing US retail [...]
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Asia stocks gain as weak retail sales shift Fed thinking

14-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets mostly rose Friday after weak US retail sales alleviated jitters about the Federal Reserve’s timetable for raising interest rates. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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