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14 startup funding rounds in Asia last week

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

It seems like a pretty good start to April with startups in the ecommerce, education, and food sectors getting funding in the past week. Congratulations! 1. Shopdeca | [...]
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35 startups in Asia that caught our eye

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us or tell us about your [...]
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‘Vigilant’ Asean braces for more Fed tapering

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Southeast Asian finance ministers vowed vigilance Saturday in the face of economic risks such as capital outflows caused by the US Federal Reserve’s [...]
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Southeast Asian consumer market poised to boom in the next 5 years

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Singapore Business Review | 6:00 AM

Singapore to emerge as a regional business centre. According to a report by Nielsen, as the uncertain environment of Asean 2015 approaches, organisations that align [...]
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World Bank maintains East Asia growth at 7.1pct

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The World Bank said Monday developing countries in East Asia will record economic growth of 7.1 percent in 2014, as they benefit from a stabilising global economy and [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Japan tech shares slip, Europe set to follow

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Japanese shares were slugged on Monday by a one-two combination of a higher yen and a selloff in the tech sector, while the euro struggled with speculation of more policy [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (7 April 2014)

07-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 3:23 PM

Consumer price inflation in Indonesia moderated to 7.3% year-on-year (y-o-y) in March from 7.8% in February amid lower food prices and a stable rupiah. In the Republic of [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall as Nasdaq slides; dollar eases on jobs data

07-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

* Wall St touches record high, then retreats on Nasdaq slide * Dollar slips as solid US jobs data suggests less stimulus * Brent rises from five-month low to above $106 * [...]
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Asia: Marts mixed as dealers take profits

05-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 10:34 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Friday April 04 with mild profit-taking following a healthy week of gains, with the focus now on the release of United States job data [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia braces for US jobs test, euro nurses losses

05-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian markets settled in for a subdued session on Friday as investors counted down the hours to the US jobs report, while the euro nursed a grudge after the European Central [...]
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Blackstone head of Asia Chae to relocate to New York from H.K. – memo

05-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Blackstone Group’s head of private equity for Asia, senior managing director Michael Chae, is returning to New York after three years in Hong Kong, according to an [...]
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Asia: Broadly higher on upbeat data

04-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 1:32 PM

Asian markets mostly rose yesterday Thursday April 03 following another record close on Wall Street as US private jobs growth picked up, but Shanghai gave up early gains [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS -Asian shares steady at 4-mth high on solid US data, yen at 10-wk low

04-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares nudged higher to four-month highs in early trade on Thursday as upbeat US data underpinned risk appetite, leaving the safe-haven yen languishing at 10-week lows. [...]
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Asian stocks rise on China stimulus, US jobs data

04-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets advanced Thursday, buoyed by Wall Street’s advance and stimulus measures in China. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 stock index rose 0.9 percent to [...]
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Asia: Markets enjoy healthy rally

03-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 10:12 AM

Asian markets enjoyed a healthy rally yesterday Wednesday April 02 following positive manufacturing data from the United States and Europe, while Tokyo was also boosted as [...]
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