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Asia stocks slip on specter of higher US rates, dollar is ‘a freight train’

25-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock markets fell on Thursday as upbeat economic data strengthened the prospect for higher US interest rates, while the dollar’s bull run continued with US [...]
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Asian markets struggle, but dollar rally lifts Tokyo

25-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The dollar barrelled ever higher Thursday, sitting at an eight-month high against the yen and fuelling another rally in Tokyo stocks but most other markets turned negative on [...]
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Asian stocks mixed in quiet trade, Japan buoyed by lower yen

25-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were mixed Thursday in quiet trade amid the Thanksgiving holiday in the US, with Japan’s bourse buoyed by a lower yen. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei [...]
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Asia stocks try to share Wall Street joy, US yields a burden

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks crept to one-week highs on Wednesday as investors tried to share in the exuberance of Wall Street, where the three main indices seized record peaks for a second [...]
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Asia laments Trump rejection of Pacific trade pact

Asia laments Trump rejection of Pacific trade pact

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

President-elect Donald Trump says he wants to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership but other Pacific Rim leaders are vowing to push market-opening efforts they say are [...]
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Asia stocks share some Wall St joy, US yields a drag

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks bounced to one-week highs on Wednesday as investors tried to share in the exuberance of Wall Street’s record run, while lofty US bond yields favoured the [...]
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Asia markets build on gains after Wall Street record

24-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian markets rose again Wednesday tracking another record close on Wall Street, while the dollar extended its march against the yen on expectations of a US interest rate [...]
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Asian stocks soar with oil, Tokyo rebounds after quake

23-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Asian markets rose on Tuesday (November 22) with energy stocks tracking a surge in oil prices, while Tokyo recovered an early sell-off caused by a huge earthquake off [...]
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Asia stocks at one-week highs on US cues; oil jumps

23-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose to one-week highs, helped by solid overnight gains on Wall Street, though investors were wary of chasing prices higher until President-elect Donald Trump [...]
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Obama defends legacy at Asia-Pacific summit

22-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Barack Obama defended his legacy on free trade and security issues Sunday at a summit of Asia-Pacific leaders thrown into uncertainty by the election of his [...]
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Asia-Pacific leaders defend trade against Trump tide

22-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia-Pacific leaders are expected to send a strong message in defense of free trade Sunday as they wrap up a summit that has been overshadowed by US President-elect Donald [...]
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Asian export nations wary dollar boost gives Trump pretext to beat them

22-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian currency policymakers are worried that the strengthening of the dollar on expectations of US President-elect Donald Trump’s fiscal policies could be used by his [...]
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Asia-Pacific Summit Closes With Call to Work for Free Trade

22-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Leaders of 21 Asia-Pacific nations ended their annual summit Sunday with a call to resist protectionism amid signs of increased free-trade skepticism, highlighted by the [...]
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Asia shares listless but China, Japan rise on dollar’s gain

22-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares in Japan and China rose Monday as the dollar’s strength lifted the outlook for their exporters but other Asian shares were listless as investors increasingly [...]
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Asia shares higher as China shares rally on yuan weakness

22-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Chinese shares rallied Monday, leading gains in most other Asian markets higher as Beijing guided the yuan lower again, extending a decline that has picked up pace since [...]
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