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Trade hopes lift Asia markets but investors eye deadline

07-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Optimism over the China-US trade talks kept Asian markets buoyant on Friday, with investors betting the two will eventually sign a partial deal, though they remain nervous as [...]
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Asian shares advance after meager gains on Wall Street

07-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares swung higher in Asia on Friday after a wobbly day of trading on Wall Street as investors awaited a US government jobs report and kept an eye out for developments in [...]
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Asian markets back on front foot as trade hopes return

06-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets swung back to a rally Thursday on renewed hopes for the China-US trade talks after a report said a deal could be finalised by the end of next week. The story [...]
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Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower on trade worries

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street lower after President Donald Trump cast doubt over the potential for a trade deal with China this year. Benchmarks in Tokyo, Hong [...]
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Asian markets tumble as Trump flags delay to trade deal

05-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian investors extended a sell-off in global markets on Wednesday after Donald Trump poured cold water on the chances of a trade deal with China by the end of the year. [...]
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Asian markets rattled by fresh trade concerns

04-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets slipped Tuesday as global trade uncertainty returned to the fore after the United States reimposed tariffs on Argentina and Brazil, threatened steep levies [...]
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Asian shares slip after US stock tumble amid trade tensions

04-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares mostly slipped Tuesday, following a drop on Wall Street amid pessimism over US-China trade tensions. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 lost0.6 percent to finish [...]
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Asian stocks rise after China factory activity improves

03-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian stock markets rose Monday after Chinese factory activity improved ahead of a possible US tariff hike on Chinese imports. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong [...]
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Asian markets rally following China data, eyes on trade talks

03-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets rose Monday as investors cheered data showing a surprise jump in Chinese factory activity, while oil prices bounced from last week’s sharp losses after [...]
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Asian shares slide on weak Japan data; US markets closed

30-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares retreated further in Asia in thin holiday trading but there was no indication that worries over China-US tensions might spark a “Black Friday” sell-off. US [...]
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Asian markets drop as traders await next moves in China-US talks

30-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets fell on Friday as investors wound down for the end of the month, while awaiting news of progress on China-US trade talks but with optimism tainted by the row [...]
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Asian markets hit as Trump sparks China anger with HK law

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets mostly fell Thursday as optimism over the China-US trade talks took a jolt after Donald Trump signed into law a bill recognising Hong Kong’s rights, [...]
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World markets mixed after US shares forge new highs

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

World shares were mixed Wednesday after Wall Street benchmarks set fresh highs, spurred by optimism over trade talks between the US and China. Investors are awaiting fresh US [...]
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Asian markets lifted by growing trade optimism

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Rising expectations that China and the United States will soon reach an interim trade deal provided fresh impetus to Asian markets on Wednesday, with Donald Trump saying the [...]
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Asian markets mixed after US shares forge new highs

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 9:27 AM

Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Wednesday after a fresh set of record highs on Wall Street, spurred by encouraging signs on trade talks between the U.S. and China. [...]
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