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Asia Stocks Fluctuate on Earnings, Japan Economic Data

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks swung between gains and losses as investors weighed earnings reports and awaited economic data from the region’s biggest economy. Eclat Textile Co. slumped [...]
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Asian shares restrained by gloomy data, Ukraine woes

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares eked out modest gains on Wednesday, as investors remained cautious after downbeat data from China and Japan and as the crisis in Ukraine threatened a fragile [...]
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China’s Hanergy buys US developer of thin-film solar cells

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese clean energy generator Hanergy Holding Group Ltd on Wednesday said it has broadened its solar power technology portfolio with the purchase of Alta Devices Inc, a [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares pressured on Ukraine anxiety, euro wobbles

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares struggled on Wednesday after Wall Street snapped a two-day rally with the crisis in Ukraine sapping investor confidence as it threatens a fragile economic [...]
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FOREX-euro off lows – China data, BOE report to set tone

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The euro nursed only modest losses early on Wednesday, having regained quite a bit of ground as markets got over a closely watched report that showed a slump in German [...]
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Japan suffers biggest economic slump since 2011 quake as tax hike bites

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Q2 GDP falls annualised 6.8 percent vs f’cast -7.1 percent * BOJ seen unfazed, but weak data to keep it under pressure * Economics minister signals potential extra [...]
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India June industry output grows at surprisingly slow 3.4pct

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

India said Tuesday industrial output expanded by an unexpectedly slow 3.4 percent in June from a year earlier while inflation accelerated, dimming prospects of a quick [...]
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MVP Group to reel in European investors

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Interaksyon | 6:00 AM

There’s no time to rest for businessperson Manuel V. Pangilinan when he makes his trip to Europe in time for the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain later this month. While [...]
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China bank loans plunge in July: central bank

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s bank lending slumped in July from June, the central bank said Wednesday, as demand for loans weakened amid struggles in the property sector, key to the [...]
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Rustan’s unit files for IPO; eyes retail expansion

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

Store retailer SSI Group Inc. has filed a registration for an initial public offering (IPO) to raise funds for its expansion in the country. SSI, which includes Stores [...]
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Asia stocks drift as Iraq, Ukraine tensions simmer

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks drifted on Wednesday as investors remained cautious amid uncertainty over potential conflict in Ukraine and Iraq plus new numbers showing a slowdown in [...]
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Weak July lending data pulls down China, HK share indexes

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Banks in China made 385.2 billion yuan ($62.54 billion) of new yuan loans in July, slowing sharply from 1.08 trillion yuan in June and well below market forecasts of 727.5 [...]
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Asia shares extend bounce, oil pinned near lows

13-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares edged higher on Tuesday tracking rallies in the United States and Europe as investors seemed to put aside geopolitical concerns, at least for the moment. [...]
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Australia’s biggest consumer class action widened to include more banks, customers

13-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An Australian law firm is widening a consumer class action case, already the country’s largest, to target five major local and international banks over credit card fees [...]
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$2.8 billion spent on Southeast Asian startup acquisitions since 2008: report

13-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

In a report released today by Singapore-based venture capital firm Monk’s Hill Ventures, contributing writer Cheryl Ho claims more than $12 billion was spent on [...]
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