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Asian stock markets fall after Chinese manufacturing activity weakened in January

03-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Foxbusiness | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly lower Monday after Chinese manufacturing weakened and oil went on roller-coaster ride. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index gave up 1.2 [...]
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Crude-Oil Futures Fall About 3pct in Asian Trading

03-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Nasdaq | 6:00 AM

Crude-oil futures fell about 3 percent in Asian trade Monday on strikes at US refineries and sluggish manufacturing data from China. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, [...]
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SE Asia Stocks -Philippine shares set to lead January gains

31-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:48 AM

Most Southeast Asian stock markets edged higher on Friday January 30, with the Philippine index heading for its biggest monthly gain in almost a year but the Thai benchmark [...]
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Asian shares mixed after Japan inflation slows

31-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Friday, with Tokyo’s main index rising after Japanese traders shrugged off data showing inflation slowing in December and household [...]
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Asia stocks mostly higher after Japan data shows improvement

31-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday after economic data suggested Japan is pulling out of recession while Chinese shares fell ahead of a manufacturing report. [...]
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Asian shares edge up after Wall Street gains

31-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Employees of a foreign exchange trading company work under monitors displaying the exchange rates between the Japanese yen and the US dollar, yen against the euro, and [...]
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SE Asia Stocks -Philippine off record high, Malaysia falls for 2nd day

30-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:35 AM

Southeast Asian stock markets fell on Thursday January 29, with the Philippine benchmark ending off an all-time high and the Malaysian index declining for a second straight [...]
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Asia stocks sunk by oil plunge, Fed rate hike plan reminder

30-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Global shares fell Thursday after oil prices plunged and the Federal Reserve issued a reminder it is still on track to raise interest rates this year. The release of [...]
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Asian Retail Investor Sentiment Rocked by Central Bank Policy, Oil Prices – Manulife

30-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian investors expect a 10 percent investment return in 2015, but retreat to cash makes that optimistic A crosscurrent of macro-economic developments, ranging from monetary [...]
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Asian shares skid as bullish Fed take investors by surprise

30-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares extended losses on Thursday after the Federal Reserve took an upbeat view on the US economy and signalled that it remains firmly on track to raise interest rates [...]
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Asian markets mostly higher despite weak US earnings reports

29-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 10:22 AM

Asian stock markets ended mostly higher Wednesday January 28 after reversing earlier losses, although dealers remained nervous following a heavy sell-off in New York sparked [...]
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Euro gains, Asia stocks advance on Greece deal hopes

28-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:22 AM

The euro extended its gains against the dollar Tuesday January 27 while most Asian equities climbed on hopes Greece’s new government will be able to negotiate a bailout [...]
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Asia shares inch ahead, euro steady as Fed meets

28-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Most Asian share markets firmed on Tuesday and the euro clung to rare gains, relieved that European equities had weathered Greece’s election outcome without too much [...]
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Asian Markets Mostly Lower On Greece Concerns

27-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:15 AM

Asian stock markets are mostly trading lower on Monday January 26 amid fears of a possible exit of Greece from the eurozone, after the anti-austerity Syriza party emerged [...]
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Asia’s billionaires see fastest wealth growth last year

27-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Daily Sabah | 6:00 AM

Asia’s billionaires led by Chinese tycoons enjoyed the fastest increase in their wealth this year compared to their peers around the world, a report said. The combined [...]
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