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Asian shares flat as oil steadies; China drops on clampdown

24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares are ending the week on a subdued note with most indexes little changed Friday, as the price of oil halted its decline to hover near its lowest level in almost a [...]
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Asia markets end week on quiet note as US healthcare bill returns

24-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets limped into the weekend, with energy firms still struggling after a bruising few days, while investors eye Donald Trump’s revised healthcare bill hoping [...]
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Asian central banks have cause to keep holding rates while the Fed hikes

23-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian central banks have not blinked since the Federal Reserve raised US rates for the third time in six months last week. New Zealand, Taiwan and the Philippines are all [...]
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Energy firms take fresh hit but most Asia markets bounce

23-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Energy firms once again sank in Asian trade Thursday after another plunge in oil prices as glut fears return, though most regional markets enjoyed a recovery from the [...]
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Asian stocks hit by energy firms as oil dives, Shanghai muted

22-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Another sell-off in energy firms dragged Asian markets lower on Wednesday, tracking hefty losses on Wall Street as oil prices tanked, while Shanghai was muted despite [...]
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Asian stocks turn mixed as markets await MSCI decision on China A-shares

21-Jun-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian indexes turned mixed on Tuesday as markets awaited MSCI’s decision on the potential inclusion of mainland Chinese stocks, even as the dollar strengthened. The [...]
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Asian markets extend gains at start of the week

20-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets on Monday built on last week’s gains following another record on Wall Street, while the euro edged up on news that French President Emmanuel [...]
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Asian markets mostly up, dollar and pound extend gains

17-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly rose on Friday following a sell-off the previous day, while the dollar and pound extended gains on growing expectations of a hike in US and British [...]
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Who are the 10 richest people in the world in 2017?

17-Jun-2017 Intellasia | ZUU online | 6:00 AM

Forbes has been creating its own annual list of the world’s billionaires for many decades now. However, their lists are known to have some limitations. For instance, [...]
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Asia markets slide, dragged by oil plunge and Trump fears

16-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly sank Thursday with energy firms swiped by a dive in oil prices, while traders were also spooked by a report that President Donald Trump was being [...]
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Asian shares fall after Fed rate hike, tracking Wall St lead

16-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares fell in Asia on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates, as expected. Lower oil prices took a toll on energy-related shares across the region and [...]
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Asian markets turn cautious after Fed raises interest rates

16-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Asian equities closed mostly lower on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the second time this year, as was widely expected by markets. Despite [...]
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Asia markets subdued despite Wall St record, eyes on Fed

15-Jun-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian investors on Wednesday struggled to track a record close on Wall Street as they await the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting hoping for a guide on its plans [...]
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Asia Central Banks Rebuild $6 Trillion Defense as Fed Hike Looms

14-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asia’s central banks are stacking the sandbags. Foreign-exchange reserves are being rebuilt as monetary authorities brace for the Federal Reserve’s third rate [...]
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Asia Trails Rest of World in Putting Women on Company Boards

14-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Gender diversity in Asian boardrooms is among the lowest in the world and while there was some improvement last year, the pace of change is slow. Those are the results of a [...]
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