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Trade disputes to dominate as Asean meets in Bangkok

21-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Southeast Asian leaders will dissect the impact of the US-China tariff war this weekend at a Bangkok summit, with Beijing determined to drive forward a trade pact sweeping in [...]
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Asian shares up on trade optimism as Trump hints of Xi talks

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday on optimism about trade after President Donald Trump said he will talk with the Chinese leader later this month in Japan. [...]
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These Asian economies may be most badly hit by slowing global trade

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

* Japan, South Korea and Taiwan are “highly exposed” to the Chinese economy, said Steve Cochrane, chief Asia Pacific economist at Moody’s Analytics. * In [...]
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Asian markets mostly edge higher ahead of Fed meeting

19-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 7:04 AM

Stocks in Asia mostly advanced Tuesday ahead of interest rate decisions by the US Federal Reserve and other central banks. The Kospi in South Korea gained 0.5 percent to [...]
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Asian shares mostly higher as investors look ahead to Fed

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 10:16 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Monday amid a wait-and-see attitude about the direction of interest rates and the trade dispute between the US and China. Japan’s [...]
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Asian shares mixed over concerns about oil tankers, trade

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed Friday as investors weighed a variety of factors, including suspected attacks on two oil tankers in the strategic Strait of Hormuz and lingering [...]
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Asian shares rise as Trump plans to meet Chinese leader

12-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as investor jitters over trade eased after US President Donald Trump suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexican imports and said he [...]
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Asian stocks rise as Chinese trade data beats expectations

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

World shares rose Monday after US President Donald Trump suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico as the countries inked a deal on immigration. But worries remain over [...]
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Cambodian rivals use noodle ploy to get message across

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The bitter rivalry between Cambodian strongman Hun Sen and his self-exiled chief political rival Sam Rainsy has sometimes played out in deadly violence. But on Sunday, soup [...]
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Asian stocks fall as Trump says Mexican tariffs still coming

07-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly lower on Thursday as traders kept a close watch on impending US tariffs on Mexico while trade talks with Beijing remained at a standstill. [...]
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Asia markets climb as Fed signals possible rate cut

06-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets largely rose Wednesday, tracking rallies on Wall Street after the US Federal Reserve chief indicated greater openness to lowering interest rates and [...]
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Asian markets tumble on trade tensions

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks largely fell Tuesday, reversing early gains on a bargain-hunting push by investors, as global trade tensions continued to weigh on markets. Fears of an economic [...]
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Asian shares skid after technology sell-off hits Nasdaq

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

World markets retreated Tuesday after news that the Trump administration is considering anti-trust moves against tech giants triggered a sell-off, pushing the Nasdaq [...]
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Asian markets wobble as US, China trade jibes over trade

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares wobbled Monday after US and Chinese officials traded jibes in their widening clash over trade and technology. China’s Shanghai Composite lost 0.3 percent to [...]
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Asia markets fall as investors seek safe-haven assets

04-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets largely tumbled on Monday, tracking global losses as Wall Street clocked its worst month this year, with investors opting for safe-haven assets in the wake of [...]
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