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China-led Asian infrastructure bank opens for business

China-led Asian infrastructure bank opens for business

18-Jan-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank officially opened for business on Saturday in Beijing after a formal ceremony led by Chinese President Xi Jinping. [...]
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Asia shares hit 3-1/2-year lows as oil resumes fall

16-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slumped to 3-1/2-year lows on Friday as brief gains earlier in the session gave way to renewed pressure on oil prices and disappointing Chinese data, ratcheting [...]
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Asia-Pacific unlikely to drive global growth: UN

16-Jan-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Expansion in the Asia-Pacific region’s developing economies has plateaued and can no longer be relied upon to drive global growth, the United Nations said Thursday. The [...]
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Asian stocks fall after opening up as China concerns weigh

16-Jan-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

After opening higher, Asian stock markets were lower Friday with China’s Shanghai index sinking more than 3 percent as concerns about the effect of China’s [...]
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Top Asian Forecasters Say China Has Ammunition to Stabilise Yuan

15-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asia’s top forecasters say China has the resources to bring calm to the yuan after it roiled global markets with the worst start to a year since 1994. The exchange rate [...]
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Asian shares skid as Brent crude plumbs 12-year lows

15-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares fell on Thursday in the wake of steep losses on Wall Street, as Brent crude oil skidded to 12-year lows amid a commodities rout that heightened fears about the [...]
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Asian markets rise on better-than-expected China exports

14-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Most shares in Asia rose Wednesday, as investors took comfort in a stabilising Chinese yuan and stock market. The Shanghai Composite Index SHCOMP, -2.42 percent teetered near [...]
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Asia stocks wary as China concerns remain, oil drops

13-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks held near four-year lows and crude oil prices approached a 20 percent drop in less than two weeks, as investors remained wary of China’s volatile financial [...]
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Asian Stocks Fall Again as China CPI Data Add to Growth Concerns

12-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks declined, with a regional measure falling to its lowest level in more than four years, as concern about China’s growth outlook continued to fan a global [...]
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Asian shares extend losses as China sows confusion

12-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares sank to their lowest in over four years on Monday as doubts mounted about Beijing’s ability to manage the world’s second-biggest economy. The absence [...]
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Asian markets resume sell-off on lingering China fears

12-Jan-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares tumbled again Monday as another round of tepid data added to concerns about China’s economy, which is already responsible for sparking a rout across global [...]
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Asian equities swing as China tries to settle markets

09-Jan-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese equities led another day of volatility across Asia on Friday as investors were panicked by Beijing’s attempts to stabilise its beleaguered markets, with fears [...]
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Asian shares rally as China drops circuit breaker, firms yuan setting

09-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rebounded on Friday, led by strong gains for battered Chinese stocks after China suspended its market circuit breaker system and set a firmer midpoint rate for [...]
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Asian stocks fall as China halted after market plunge

08-Jan-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Chinese stocks nosedived on Thursday, triggering the second daylong trading halt of the week and sending other Asian markets sharply lower as investor jitters rippled across [...]
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Asia shares slump as China sets yuan lower, triggers circuit breaker

08-Jan-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slid across the board on Thursday after China again guided the yuan sharply lower while Shanghai shares (.SSEC) tanked more than 7 percent and triggered a stock [...]
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