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Asian share prices mostly lower as Wall Street rally fades

11-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Share prices were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday despite Wall Street’s extended winning streak. Chinese shares were buoyed by surging oil prices. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Most Asia markets down after New Year rally but HK runs on

11-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The rally across Asia that welcomed in 2018 looked to have run out of steam on Wednesday with most markets slipping into the red on profit-taking, but Hong Kong rose a [...]
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Asia Stocks Set to Build on Gains as Japan Returns: Markets Wrap

10-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian equities looked poised to build on the best start to a year since 2006 as Japanese traders returned from a holiday following new all-time highs for US shares. The [...]
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Asian stocks extend gains as inter-Korea talks begin; dollar falls

10-Jan-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian markets clung to gains on Tuesday after a somewhat quiet session on Wall Street. Investors in the region also digested earnings guidance from tech heavyweight Samsung [...]
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Asian markets build on blistering start to year

10-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday, with Hong Kong marking 11 straight wins and Tokyo at a 26-year high, as investors press on with a global rally that has the region enjoy [...]
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Asian markets mostly up at start of week but HK struggles

09-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets rose on Monday following yet more records on Wall Street but Hong Kong turned lower after nine days of gains. Traders in New York pushed all three main [...]
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Asian stocks rise after strong Wall Street week

09-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rose Monday following Wall Street’s strong week as traders looked ahead to data releases from China, Japan and the Eurozone. KEEPING SCORE: The [...]
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Asian markets rally stumbles after recent surges

06-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The rally that has seen in 2018 stuttered Friday as most Asian markets struggled with profit-taking, with investors unable to track more records on Wall Street. Dealers are [...]
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Asian stocks up as Dow breaks record, Koreas agree to talk

06-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were moderately higher on Friday after the Dow Jones finished above 25,000 for the first time overnight and North and South Korea agreed to hold talks in [...]
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Asia’s Top-Performing Currency Is Still Raring to Go in 2018

05-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

After rounding off its best year in more than a decade, Asia’s top-performing currency is still raring to go in 2018. Bets are on for South Korea’s won to climb [...]
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Asia markets enjoy fresh rally as energy firms surge

05-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tokyo led another strong rally across Asian markets Thursday as soaring oil prices helped energy firms post bumper gains, following more records on Wall Street. Japan’s [...]
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Asian markets build on gains, dollar faces further weakness

04-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian equities continued their positive start to the year on Wednesday following yet another record close on Wall Street, but the dollar faced further selling pressure. [...]
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Asia markets begin 2018 on a high, led by rally in HK

03-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks mostly kicked off the year with gains on Tuesday as traders drifted back to work after the festive break, with Hong Kong the standout performer, though the [...]
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Asian markets mostly higher as 2018 trading opens

03-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday as 2018 trading began and investors looked ahead to whether the record-setting US equity run will last. KEEPING SCORE: The [...]
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Dollar heads into 2018 on a weaker note, Asia stocks mixed

30-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The dollar suffered fresh pressure on Friday as traders cash in the recent gains fuelled by Donald Trump’s tax cuts, while most Asian equities were on course to end a [...]
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