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Asia shares step cautiously around tame China inflation

10-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly down on Friday as a tense situation in Ukraine made investors cautious, though markets took a tame Chinese inflation report in their stride despite [...]
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Southeast Asian Central Banks Keep Eye on Inflation – and Rates on Hold

10-May-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Central banks in the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia held benchmark interest rates steady Thursday but signaled that further policy tightening is on the cards, reflecting [...]
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Asia: Higher on positive US Fed news

09-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:37 AM

Asian stocks rose yesterday Thursday May 08, buoyed by the Federal Reserve chief’s comments that the United States is on track for solid growth in the second quarter [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares up on Yellen, China trade data, Ukraine

09-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares got a lift on Thursday from dovish comments by the US Federal Reserve chief and upbeat Chinese trade data that suggested some signs of stabilisation in the [...]
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Asian stocks boosted by Yellen interest rate vow

09-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets gained ground Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen vowed low borrowing rates would continue until the US job market is healthy and tensions [...]
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Asia: Markets slip, Tokyo dives on strong yen

08-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:45 AM

Asian markets fell yesterday Wednesday May 07 with a stronger yen sending Tokyo tumbling after a long weekend, while a sell-off on Wall Street and tensions in Ukraine added [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares dip, yen gains amid mounting Ukraine conflict

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

Asian shares dipped and the safe-haven yen hovered just above a multi-month high against the dollar in early trade on Wednesday as the heightened possibility of Ukraine [...]
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Asia banks turn to ‘diplomats’ as regulatory burden bites

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

Banks have a new buzzword to describe their strategy in Asia: diplomacy. Stung by regulatory probes into allegations ranging from the hiring of the offspring of senior state [...]
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Global tech woes hit HK stocks, China down on services survey

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

Hong Kong stocks fell on Wednesday as concerns on property and tech valuations hurt investor confidence after a US tech sell-off triggered by a steep drop in Twitter’s [...]
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US SEC expands probe into top banks’ hiring in Asia: WSJ

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

A US regulator has expanded its probe into major banks’ hiring practices in Asia and sent letters to at least five US and European banks in early March seeking more [...]
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Asia: Mostly up on Wall St pick-up

07-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:45 AM

Asian markets mostly rose yesterday Tuesday May 06 following a pick-up on Wall Street while the dollar largely held on to gains made against the yen in New York. But [...]
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Stocks edge higher; US service sector improves

07-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Worries from overseas held back the stock market on Monday. Stocks started the day lower after a report showed that manufacturing in China, the world’s second biggest [...]
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Logistics-as-a-service startup raises money to deliver across Asia

07-May-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

Logistics is a living nightmare for many companies going into ecommerce. They need to deal with warehousing, delivery, and fulfillment, which are areas of expertise most [...]
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Asian shares mixed after weak China PMI

07-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were mixed Monday following losses on Wall Street and after a survey indicated manufacturing activity in China was contracting at a faster rate than initial [...]
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Asia shares ride Wall Street gains, Europe seen up too

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

Asian share markets shuffled higher on Tuesday after promising US economic news helped Wall Street to a firmer finish, though activity was again light with Tokyo still on [...]
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