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Asian markets build on trade talks rally, Turkish lira holds up

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

Asian markets extended their gains Friday on hopes for China-US trade talks, while Turkey’s lira held up after a shock hike in the country’s interest rate and a [...]
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StanChart to part ways with three senior Asia bankers in coverage revamp sources

15-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Standard Chartered is parting ways with three senior Asia-focused bankers and possibly with some mid- and junior-level bankers, as the British lender moves ahead on a plan to [...]
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Asian markets enjoy healthy rally after China-US talks reports

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

Hong Kong led a rally in most Asian markets on Thursday after the US reached out to China in a fresh bid to avert a trade war, providing some much-needed respite to weary [...]
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HSBC to bolster Asia private banking headcount, double client assets

13-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

* Plans to add 700 staff in Asian private banking business by 2022 * To double client assets under management in Asia by 2025 * Asia accounts for 39 percent of $330 billion [...]
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Asian markets stumble again as trade fears persist

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

The sell-off on Asian markets extended into Wednesday with investors fearing an escalation in the US-China trade row after Beijing said it planned to impose anti-dumping [...]
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Asian stocks fall as China reacts to US tariffs

13-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares fell on Wednesday as China delayed issuing licenses to American businesses hoping to operate in the country, as the threat of more trade tariffs from Washington [...]
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Asian investors wary as trade tensions weigh, pound holds gains

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

Asian investors trod uneasily on Tuesday as concerns over trade and emerging markets dragged on confidence but the pound held on to gains after optimistic remarks from the [...]
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Vietnam denies entry to human rights campaigner to attend World Economic Forum

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has refused entry to the Secretary general of the International Federation for Human Rights, Debbie Stothard, to attend the World Economic Forum to be held in the [...]
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Asian stocks mixed on fears of more US tariffs on China

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

Asian shares were mostly lower on Monday after US President Donald Trump declared he was considering tariffs on an additional $267 billion in Chinese goods, ratcheting up [...]
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Asia markets lower in morning as US-China trade jitters linger

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were mixed on Monday afternoon as trade tensions between the US and China remain in focus. Both the Nikkei 225 and South Korea’s Kospi extended their [...]
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Asian markets hit by fresh trade fears after Trump comments

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong and Shanghai led a broad sell-off across most Asian markets Monday after Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on all Chinese imports, ramping up fears of an [...]
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Asian markets mostly down on China tariff fears

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian equities sank on Friday as investors fret that the US will ramp up its trade war with China by imposing fresh tariffs, while chip-makers were among the biggest [...]
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Asian markets mostly down on China tariff fears

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian equities sank on Friday as investors fret that the US will ramp up its trade war with China by imposing fresh tariffs, while chip-makers were among the biggest [...]
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Why a stronger Indonesia is still Asia’s most fragile market

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Notwithstanding solid economic growth, low inflation and a proactive central bank, Indonesia finds itself in the same uncomfortable position it had during the 2013 emerging [...]
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Asian markets fall as US, China renew tariff threat

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly lower on Thursday as the US and China moved closer to imposing tariffs on billions of dollars of each other’s goods, sounding a call of caution [...]
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