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Asia Roundup: Mixed ahead of key US data release

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:48 AM

Asian markets closed mixed yesterday Tuesday February 25 ahead of the release of key United States data, as a strong lead from Wall Street was offset by profit-taking while [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks cheered as merger frenzy spurs Wall St

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian share markets looked set for a bounce on Tuesday as Wall Street sped to historic highs amid more mergers buzz, while gold and oil prices extended their recent rallies. [...]
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Asian Stocks Rise as Won Rebounds; Gold Near 4-Month High

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks climbed, with the regional benchmark index at its highest in a month, while Malaysia’s ringgit rallied and nickel rose. China’s yuan fell the most [...]
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9 Southeast Asian startups you should invest in right now

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Techinasia | 6:00 AM

At the inaugural Asia Leaders Summit in Singapore, nine fundraising startups from Southeast Asia took the stage to present to a roomful of tech C-suites and investors about [...]
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Asian stocks mostly higher despite China jitters

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly higher Tuesday despite jitters about China’s housing market after Wall Street’s unexpectedly strong showing. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks bounce as merger frenzy spurs Wall St

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian share markets regained some altitude on Tuesday courtesy of a tailwind from Wall Street which sped to historic highs amid more mergers buzz, while gold consolidated its [...]
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Asia Private Equity Weekly News, February 25, 2014

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending February 21. FEBRUARY 21 FOCUS MEDIA Holding Ltd, a Chinese display advertising company [...]
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Marts down despite G20 pledge

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:16 AM

Asian stock markets lost ground yesterday Monday February 24, with investors little moved by the Group of 20′s weekend commitment to boost global growth by US$2 [...]
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21 startups in Asia that caught our eye

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us or tell us about your [...]
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G20 host Australia urges central banks to avoid ‘surprises’

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australia on Saturday called for better advance notice of policy changes by central banks to avoid shockwaves for emerging economies, at a meeting of G20 finance ministers [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks sluggish, dollar firms as G20 reaction muted

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks wobbled and the dollar firmed in early trade on Monday, as investors appeared to give no more than a passing nod to the Group of 20′s latest commitment to [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares weaken as China slumps, dollar firms after muted reaction to G20

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks dropped and the dollar firmed on Monday, as investors looked past the Group of 20′s latest commitment to spur faster global growth and turned their focus [...]
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China shares hit 2-week low on property jitters, HK sinks too

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China shares tumbled to their lowest in two weeks early on Monday, hurting Hong Kong markets, roiled by mainland news reports saying banks have begun tightening property [...]
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Asia stocks drop on China economy jitters

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Miamiherald | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets mostly fell Monday after a slower increase in Chinese property prices added to jitters about the strength of the world’s No. 2 economy. [...]
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AsianBondsOnline News Highlights – Week of 17 – 21 February 2014

24-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 11:54 AM

Consumer price inflation in Malaysia accelerated to 3.4% year-on-year (y-o-y) in January from 3.2% in December amid higher price hikes in food, transportation, and [...]
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