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Asian shares track Wall Street retreat; big banks tumble

23-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares slipped Tuesday in Asia after markets tumbled worldwide on worries about the pandemic’s economic pain. Shares declined in Hong Kong, Seoul, Sydney and Shanghai [...] » More

Asian markets track US, Europe rout as restrictions return

23-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets extended the previous day’s losses following another rout in New York and Europe as governments impose new containment measures to fight off a second wave [...] » More

EHR attracts high profile diamond industry executive to join Board

22-Sep-2020 Intellasia | FTI Consulting | 9:49 AM

EHR Resources Ltd (ASX: EHX; “EHR” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of leading diamond industry executive Mr Kim Truter as a Non-Executive [...] » More

Asian stocks fall on concerns about fresh lockdowns, banking sector

22-Sep-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:47 AM

Asian shares opened weaker on Tuesday on concerns about new pandemic lockdowns in Europe and after reports about financial institutions allegedly moving illicit funds hurt [...] » More

Banking shares plummet on laundering allegations

22-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 9:46 AM

Shares in major banks such as HSBC, Deutsche Bank and ING were hammered Monday following allegations they had handled huge sums of dirty money for almost 20 years. An [...] » More

Asian markets lower after Wall St declines for third week

21-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AP | 3:41 PM

Asian stock markets were lower Monday after Wall Street declined for a third straight week and Britain reported a rise in coronavirus infections. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Hong [...] » More

Southeast Asia’s East Ventures on female VCs, foreign investment, consolidation

19-Sep-2020 Intellasia | TechCrunch | 6:02 AM

Melisa Irene’s path to becoming a partner at one of Southeast Asia’s most esteemed venture capital firms is an unconventional one. “I always consider myself [...] » More

Equity markets mixed as stimulus row dents optimism

19-Sep-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

Asian and European markets were mixed Friday but investors are struggling to reignite the rally that has characterised much of the past six months, owing to a stuttering [...] » More

Asia stocks slip as Fed warns of ‘uncertain’ outlook

18-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets mostly dropped Thursday following a broadly negative lead from Wall Street after the head of the Federal Reserve warned of an “uncertain” outlook [...] » More

DECMIL WINS $41 MILLION IRON BRIDGE CONTRACT

17-Sep-2020 Intellasia | FTI Consulting | 6:02 AM

* Contract for construction of non-mining process infrastructure works * Pivots Decmil to secure additional works in buoyant iron ore sector Decmil Group Limited (ASX: DCG) [...] » More

Asian shares mostly higher after Wall Street gains

17-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares retreated in Asia on Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve’s policy announcement. Benchmarks rose modestly in Tokyo and jumped in Sydney, but fell back in Hong [...] » More

Asian markets edge higher with eyes on Fed policy meeting

16-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 10:44 AM

Asian stocks edged up Wednesday but investors trod a cautious path following a broadly positive start to the week, with focus on the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s [...] » More

Global Markets: Asian stocks cheer upbeat data but temper appetite ahead of Fed

16-Sep-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 10:27 AM

Most Asian shares rose on Wednesday, extending a rally driven by upbeat Chinese and US economic data, but the dollar, US yields and gold held steady as investors awaited the [...] » More

Virus restrictions threaten Asia economic recovery in 2021: ADB

16-Sep-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Coronavirus-ravaged economies across the Asia Pacific will make a “swoosh-shaped” recovery next year, the Asian Development Bank forecast Tuesday, but it warned [...] » More

Coronavirus could push 160 million more into poverty across Asia, ADB warns

Coronavirus could push 160 million more into poverty across Asia, ADB warns

16-Sep-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The coronavirus pandemic and the containment measures required to combat it will push millions of people in Asia into absolute poverty and widen inequality within industries [...] » More