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‘Trump effect’ jams up Apec free trade consensus

‘Trump effect’ jams up Apec free trade consensus

11-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia-Pacific ministers struggled Thursday to agree on a joint statement on free trade, a rare tussle over a normally routine document that highlights how Donald Trump’s [...]
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Apec ministers end meeting with ‘good outcome’

11-Nov-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Foreign and trade ministers of 21 Pacific Rim economies, including Malaysia, ended two days of meeting here with “a very good outcome” on open markets and other [...]
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Disagreement over TPP pact as ministers huddle in Vietnam

11-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia-Pacific nations struggled to salvage the sprawling “TPP-11″ trade deal Friday, following America’s pull out from the original pact, with Canada [...]
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Pacific trade pact leaders due to meet on new deal

Pacific trade pact leaders due to meet on new deal

11-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Leaders of the countries participating in a Pacific Rim trade pact abandoned by President Donald Trump have agreed to meet and are expected to endorse a basic agreement on [...]
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Asian markets turn lower as US tax-cut fears brew

11-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly fell on Friday as traders fret over the outlook for Donald Trump’s much-vaunted tax-cut plans while profit-takers cashed in after the latest rally. [...]
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Asian shares follow Wall Street lower on US tax cut delay

11-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares sank Friday, following declines on Wall Street after a proposed delay to US tax cut plan dented investor sentiment. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei [...]
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Silence on Pacific Rim ministers’ talks ahead of Apec summit

10-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Foreign and trade ministers of 21 Pacific Rim economies meeting in Danang, Vietnam, appeared to be struggling for a consensus on open markets and other strategic issues ahead [...]
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Trade on the agenda for Trudeau’s Vietnam trip

10-Nov-2017 Intellasia | BNN | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Justin Trudeau’s trip to strengthen ties in the Asia-Pacific region began Wednesday in Vietnam, a fast-growing country with a deep cultural connection [...]
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Trade deal ‘top of mind’ at Apec

09-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Radionz | 6:00 AM

Addressing parts of the Trans-Pacific Partnership will be a priority for her at this week’s Apec meeting in Vietnam, prime minister Jacinda Ardern says. Ms Ardern has [...]
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Asian indexes slide as investors await China trade data

09-Nov-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were pressured in early Wednesday trade after Wall Street closed narrowly mixed in the last session. Major data due in the day includes the release of [...]
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Asian markets mixed after Wall Street decline

09-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday after Wall Street declined as President Donald Trump delivered a new warning to North Korea in a speech to South Korean lawmakers. KEEPING [...]
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Asian traders cautious, rally checked by profit-taking

09-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian traders moved cautiously on Wednesday following another strong day of rallies, while a close watch is being kept on the latest leg of Donald Trump’s regional tour [...]
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Asia markets rally as investors shrug off nerves

08-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets rose Tuesday, tracking records on Wall Street as investors appeared to shrug off nervousness over tensions on the Korean peninsula, with US President Donald [...]
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Asian shares rise on optimism on growth, Wall Street gains

07-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were higher Wednesday on optimism about global economic growth following gains on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 added 1.4 [...]
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Vietnam to host Apec summit amid challenges

07-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Khmertimeskh | 6:00 AM

The world economic order is under stress due to widening inequality, climate change, disruptive technology, rising protectionism, transactional politics and populist [...]
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