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Asian shares gain but Evergrande jitters keep investors on edge

23-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:29 AM

Asian shares moved higher on Thursday, supported by some positive news from struggling developer China Evergrande Group (3333.HK), while the dollar held near a one-month top [...] » More

Top US trade official to have meeting with WTO chief on Wednesday

23-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

US Trade Representative Katherine Tai will have an online meeting on Wednesday with Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the director-general of the World Trade Organisation, Tai’s [...] » More

Asian investors soothed by Evergrande bond plan

23-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Asian investors trod carefully on Wednesday but nerves appeared to be settled by news that troubled Chinese property giant Evergrande had agreed a plan to repay interest on [...] » More

ADB cuts Asia growth forecast on slow Covid vaccine rollout

ADB cuts Asia growth forecast on slow Covid vaccine rollout

22-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 11:43 AM

The Asian Development Bank warned of “lasting scars” from the coronavirus pandemic as it cut its 2021 growth forecast for developing Asia on slow vaccination [...] » More

Asian trade tense in the shadow of Evergrande and the Fed

22-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:42 AM

Asian stock markets made a cautious start on Wednesday and the dollar held firm amid lingering nerves about the fallout from a looming failure at developer China Evergrande [...] » More

Asian shares on edge as day of Fed chair speech arrives

22-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 10:52 AM

Asian shares were mixed on Friday morning as slight gains in China were balanced by declines elsewhere and investors globally turned cautious ahead of a long-awaited speech [...] » More

ioneer Awards Sulphuric Acid Plant Contract to DuPont Clean Technologies

22-Sep-2021 Intellasia | FTI Consulting | 10:49 AM

* DuPont Clean Technologies (DuPont) awarded the license, engineering and equipment contract for the Rhyolite Ridge sulphuric acid plant * DuPont to supply specialised MECS® [...] » More

Asian markets stabilise after rout but Evergrande fears linger

22-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 7:07 AM

Equities fluctuated in Asia on Tuesday, with investors nervously keeping an eye on troubled property giant China Evergrande after fears over its possible collapse sparked a [...] » More

Crunch time for Evergrande, but no ‘Lehman moment’

22-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AFP-JIJI | 7:07 AM

With the future of Evergrande hanging in the balance, global markets have plunged on fears that one of China’s biggest developers could collapse and cause a contagion [...] » More

Evergrande: Asia stocks down as investors weigh China concerns

22-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BBC | 7:07 AM

Asian stocks were mixed on Tuesday as concerns persisted over Chinese property group Evergrande and its impact on the global markets. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index closed [...] » More

Uber CEO aims for ‘fully green’ food-delivery business

Uber CEO aims for ‘fully green’ food-delivery business

22-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:07 AM

Uber Technologies Inc. wants to expand its zero emissions pledge to food-delivery and make the business environmentally sustainable, but Chief Executive Officer Dara [...] » More

Asia markets fight for footing as investors fret over Evergrande crisis

21-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 12:40 PM

Asian stocks struggled to shake off contagion fears on Tuesday and selling pressure persisted amid concern that troubles at indebted developer China Evergrande could ripple [...] » More

Tokyo’s Nikkei plunges more than 2pct on China debt crisis fears

21-Sep-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 9:53 AM

Tokyo’s key Nikkei 225 index plunged more than two percent at the open on Tuesday, extending Wall Street falls on contagion fears from the expected collapse of [...] » More

World shares sink as China Evergrande fears spark risk off

21-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:52 AM

World stocks sold off sharply on Monday while safe-haven assets gained as troubles at property group China Evergrande fed concerns about spillover risks to the economy, [...] » More

Lockdowns in SE Asia Deepen Commodity Supply-Chain Pain

21-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 5:02 AM

The recent surge in Covid-19 cases in Southeast Asia has throttled ports and locked down plantations and processors, sparking extended disruptions of raw materials such as [...] » More