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Asian stocks fall, dollar lifted after Yellen’s rate hike comments

04-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slipped and the dollar advanced on Thursday after hawkish comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reinforced the case for an interest rate hike later [...]
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Asian shares swing on weak factory data

03-Dec-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets saw fresh volatility Wednesday, with Shanghai seeing sharp swings, as weak factory activity data highlighted weakness in the global economy but fuelled hopes [...]
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Asian shares log solid gains, shrug off China PMI

02-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were solidly higher on Tuesday, as investors latched on to tentative signs of stabilisation in China even as twin factory surveys highlighted the fragile state [...]
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Asia stocks rise as Japan data mends, yuan status welcomed

02-Dec-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday as improved manufacturing in Japan offset weak Chinese data. The addition of the yuan to the IMF’s basket of globally [...]
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Asian Central Banks Welcome Yuan’s IMF Reserve-Basket Inclusion

02-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Policy makers in Asia welcomed the Chinese yuan’s inclusion in the International Monetary Fund’s basket of reserve currencies, with South Korea expecting to boost [...]
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Asia shares fall on China caution, yuan jumpy ahead of IMF decision

01-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares fell on Monday as Chinese stocks extended last week’s sharp losses, while the yuan bounced in volatile trade hours ahead of an IMF decision on whether to [...]
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Asia shares retreat, euro subdued on ECB stimulus bets

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

Asian shares fell and the dollar held near an 8-1/2-month peak on Friday, while the euro hovered around seven-month lows on expectations of additional stimulus from the [...]
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Asian shares edge up, euro under pressure as ECB looms

27-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares advanced on Thursday, while the euro remained under pressure on growing bets that the European Central Bank will roll out more stimulus soon even as the US [...]
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Asian shares lower on jitters over strife in Middle East

26-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly lower Wednesday as investors kept a wary eye on developments in the Middle East after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asia airlines hit as Turkey jet strike sparks geopolitical fear

26-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets retreated Wednesday, with airlines taking a hit as dealers fret over increased geopolitical tensions following the downing of a Russian jet by Turkey. [...]
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Asia stocks stumble on geopolitical tensions, oil stands tall

26-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were on edge on Wednesday as geopolitical tensions flared after Turkey downed a Russian fighter jet, while crude oil prices extended gains. Spreadbetters [...]
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Most Asian stock markets lower as commodity slump weighs

25-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock markets were lower Tuesday as slumping commodity prices weighed on shares of resource companies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index [...]
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Miner stocks fall in Asia as commodity prices sink

25-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian mining companies led losses in Asian mining and energy firms Tuesday, with Australian giant BHP Billiton sitting at a 10-year low, as metals prices slip further on [...]
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Asean Opts for New Road Map as Economic Union Targets Missed

24-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations unveiled with fanfare another road map to a common community for the next decade even as the bloc missed targets for [...]
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US eyes food exports to growing Asia under TPP trade pact

23-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack defended Friday a recently agreed-to 12-nation Pacific trade pact, saying the Trans-Pacific Partnership would provide a counterbalance to [...]
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