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Most Asia markets up, pound dips on Trump comments

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

Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday but traders remain on edge after Donald Trump warned he will ramp up his trade war with China if he does not reach a deal with Xi Jinping at [...]
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Asian markets mostly up as eyes turn to Trump-Xi talks

27-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets rose Monday as investors tentatively pick up cheap stocks, with focus on an expected meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the weekend that will [...]
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Asian stocks rise on hopes US, China will unwind dispute

27-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

World markets were mostly higher on Monday as traders cheered a long-awaited deal bolstering Britain’s exit from the European Union, even as opposition was rife. [...]
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Apec host says WTO and trade row scuppered joint declaration

Apec host says WTO and trade row scuppered joint declaration

26-Nov-2018 Intellasia | France24 | 6:00 AM

The host of a fractious Asia-Pacific summit said Friday that “alternative” views on free trade and WTO rules prevented members agreeing a joint communique for the [...]
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Asia markets mostly slip amid fresh uncertainties on Brexit and US-China relations

24-Nov-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 7:36 AM

Stocks in Asia mostly slipped on Friday afternoon as investors remained wary amid heightened tensions between the United States and China, and uncertainties surrounding the [...]
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Asian markets see modest gains as US takes a break

23-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian equities chalked up modest gains Thursday in light trading ahead of the US Thanksgiving holiday, following a rebound in energy and tech stocks on Wall Street. But [...]
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Shares fall in Europe and Asia on Brexit, growth worries

23-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Global shares were mostly lower Thursday ahead of a Thanksgiving break, as investors focused on slow Brexit negotiations and discouraging data from the United States. KEEPING [...]
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Energy firms track plunge in oil as Asian markets retreat

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

Energy companies suffered further losses on Wednesday following a collapse in oil prices while most Asian markets fell, but with the sharp losses witnessed in the morning [...]
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Southeast Asia internet economy, including Malaysia, seen at $240 billion by 2025

21-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Thestar | 6:00 AM

Southeast Asia’s internet economy is expected to exceed $240 billion by 2025, a joint study by Google and Temasek Holdings showed, a fifth more than previously [...]
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Asian markets mostly up as investors weigh China-US trade row

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

Asian markets mostly rose Monday but investors were keeping a close eye on the China-US trade row after Donald Trump’s optimistic comments on a possible deal were [...]
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Police called on diplomats as Apec summit tensions boil over

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

Police were called when Chinese officials attempted to “barge” into the office of Papua New Guinea’s foreign minister, it emerged Sunday, as Apec summit [...]
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Analysis: Apec fails to live up to its name amid US, China acrimony

Analysis: Apec fails to live up to its name amid US, China acrimony

20-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The C in Apec stands for Cooperation. But when the two biggest members are fighting a trade war and using the forum to attack each other’s policies, it was always going [...]
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Asian shares mostly up, cheered by Wall Street buying spree

20-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Monday after a buying spree on Wall Street sustained investor optimism into the new week, despite continuing worries over trade tensions. [...]
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Most Asian markets rise as investors weigh China-US trade row

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

Asian markets mostly rose Monday but investors were keeping a close eye on the China-US trade row after Donald Trump’s optimistic comments on a possible deal were [...]
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Apec summit host urges respect for trade rules

17-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The leader of Papua New Guinea, host of this year’s Apec summit, Friday urged respect for international trade rules by “countries large and small” as spats [...]
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