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Asian markets make strong gains, thanks to earnings and easing tensions in Korea

20-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Asian equities Wednesday largely built on gains in the US and Europe the day before, but small-cap Chinese stocks continued to lag behind on concerns about trade and the [...]
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Asian markets rally as energy firms track oil surge

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

Asian markets enjoyed another day of gains Thursday as energy firms tracked a surge in oil prices, while fears over Syria and a possible China-US trade war eased. Fresh hopes [...]
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Asian Stocks to Follow US Higher; Bonds Steady: Markets Wrap

19-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian equities headed for a higher start after strong earnings from some industry heavyweights lifted US equities. Treasuries were little changed and the dollar edged higher. [...]
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IMF sees emerging Asia as top global growth engine

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

The IMF said Tuesday it remains upbeat about the economic prospects of emerging Asia, labelling the region “the most important engine of global growth” despite [...]
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Asian markets rise as Wall St, N Korea provide positive lead

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

Asian markets climbed Wednesday following a rally on Wall Street as easing trade and Syria concerns allowed investors to concentrate on earnings and upbeat data, while fresh [...]
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Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

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

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday after Beijing added to a swelling trade dispute with Washington by hiking tariffs on US sorghum. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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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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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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