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Asia markets mostly up after forecast-beating China growth

18-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets failed Tuesday to hold on to early gains following news that China’s economy grew more than expected in the first three months, with trade and [...]
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Asian shares up, oil down as Syria fallout seen limited

17-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian share markets were mixed and oil prices fell on Monday as relief US-led strikes on Syria looked unlikely to escalate was tempered by concerns at Russia’s [...]
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Asia cautious about possible Trump rethink on trade deal

Asia cautious about possible Trump rethink on trade deal

16-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Japan, Australia and New Zealand reacted cautiously Friday after President Donald Trump signaled he might reopen talks on a Pacific Rim trade deal that he pulled the US out [...]
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Trump considers re-joining Pacific trade pact he once spurned

Trump considers re-joining Pacific trade pact he once spurned

14-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump has directed senior aides to explore re-joining the 11-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership if a “better deal” can be reached, the White House [...]
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Syria worries weigh on Asia markets as Xi trade speech fades

13-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia markets fell on Thursday as fears about a high-stakes US-Russia stand-off over Syria arrested a rally fuelled by Xi Jinping’s conciliatory trade message earlier in [...]
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ADB raises Asia growth outlook, warns of trade tension risks

12-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Developing Asian economies will expand at a slightly faster pace this year than earlier forecast, but trade tensions with the US pose a major risk, the Asian Development Bank [...]
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Asian markets flutter after Xi-inspired rally

12-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Energy firms soared with oil prices in Asia on Wednesday but broader markets flitted between gains and losses after the previous day’s rally, with hopes that a China-US [...]
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Asian shares meander following gains on upbeat trade talk

12-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares were mixed in Asia on Wednesday, trading in a narrow range after overnight gains following conciliatory comments on trade by Chinese President Xi Jinping. Xi’s [...]
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HSBC names veteran banker head of Asia belt and road initiative

11-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

HSBC Holdings Plc said on Monday it had appointed its Malaysia CEO to the newly created position of head of Belt and Road initiative in Asia Pacific, as it bets on [...]
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Asia stocks post slim gains as investors eye trade tensions

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

Asian markets are modestly higher as investors watch developments in the simmering trade dispute between the US and China. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 [...]
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Asian markets rally as Xi eases China-US trade war fears

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

Asian markets rallied Tuesday after Chinese President Xi Jinping eased worries over a simmering US trade conflict by promising new measures to open his country’s [...]
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Asian markets fluctuate, dealers track China-US trade dispute

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

Asian markets rose on Monday as fears about a potentially catastrophic China-US trade war were tempered by hopes the two sides will be able to hammer out an agreement. US [...]
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Asian markets rise amid uncertainty over US-China trade spat

10-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets rose Monday amid uncertainty about an escalating US-Chinese tariff dispute after President Donald Trump said a settlement was possible but his advisers [...]
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Asian stocks tread water ahead of US jobs data

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks opened flat on Friday as traders digested the latest developments in the US-China trade spat and eyed all-important US jobs data later in the day. Tokyo stocks [...]
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Asian stocks broadly higher as trade fears ease

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

Asian stocks were mainly higher during the opening skirmishes Thursday, taking their cue from a stronger session on Wall Street as investors judged recent trade war fears [...]
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