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Asian markets climb after bumper US session

28-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Japanese shares surged nearly four percent on Thursday, with investors heartened by Wall Street’s best performance in nine years after the White House said Fed Chair [...]
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Wall Street battered as Treasury chief fails to reassure

26-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Wall Street shares plunged for a fourth straight session Monday as investors panned Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s efforts to try to reassure markets. Mnuchin on [...]
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Asian shares mixed on US partial shutdown, Wall Street slump

26-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Stock markets around the world remained under pressure Monday with investor confidence weighed down by the recent big sell-off that’s put key US indexes on course to [...]
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Asia shares round out rough week with fresh losses

22-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Fresh political turbulence in Washington and renewed fears over US-China relations pushed Asian markets lower Friday, as a global slump sparked by unease over Fed policy [...]
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Asian markets slump after Fed hikes rates

21-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets slumped Thursday, tracking big losses on Wall Street after the Fed defied unprecedented pressure from Donald Trump and raised interest rates, sparking fears the [...]
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Asian markets tumble with Wall St on global outlook fears

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

Asian markets mostly fell Tuesday following a sharp retreat on Wall Street fuelled by increasing worries about the global economy, while investors await the Federal Reserve [...]
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Asian markets sink with Wall St on global outlook fears

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

Asian markets mostly fell Tuesday following a sharp retreat on Wall Street fuelled by increasing worries about the global economy, while investors await the Federal Reserve [...]
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Asian markets rise ahead of key meetings in China and US

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

Asian markets mostly rose Monday as traders look ahead to a key meeting of the Federal Reserve, and a Chinese policy-setting conference this week. However, there is still [...]
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Asian shares fall on poor Chinese economic data

15-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets tumbled on Friday after China reported weaker-than-expected economic data, stirring up worries about the state of the world’s second largest economy. [...]
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Asian markets sink as profit-takers move in, pound resilient

15-Dec-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets fell on Friday, putting the region on course to end a broadly positive week on a sour note with China showing more signs of weakness, while traders took their [...]
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Asian markets build on trade optimism, pound faces pressure

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

Asian markets enjoyed more gains Thursday as investors are cheered by the more conciliatory noises from China and the US on trade, while uncertainty over Brexit continued to [...]
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Asian markets stage rally on upbeat China-US trade news

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

Asian markets rallied Wednesday on much-needed good news on the China-US trade talks, while the pound extended losses as it emerged that prime minister Theresa May will face [...]
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Asian markets mixed, pound stuck around 20-month low

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

Asian equities were mixed Tuesday as investor attempts to track gains in New York are weighed by a perfect storm of issues that have hammered global markets, while the pound [...]
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Asian shares mixed on concerns over trade, economic outlook

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

Asian markets were mixed Tuesday in narrow trading on doubts that US and China can manage to resolve their festering trade dispute. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark [...]
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Asian shares fall as Huawei arrest imperils China-US truce

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

Shares fell in Europe and Asia on Monday after China demanded the release of a senior executive of telecoms supplier Huawei Technologies, as the two sides prepared for [...]
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