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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares slump, yen gains as investors await BOJ

09-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slumped in early trading on Tuesday as Wall Street gloom cast a shadow over the session, while caution ahead of the Bank of Japan’s meeting outcome limited [...]
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Now’s the time to build a hardware startup in Southeast Asia (Startup Asia preview)

09-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

The world is experiencing a hardware renaissance in the age of the ‘Internet of Things’. Aside from big names around the world – like with the sale of Nest [...]
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Thailand Post drags itself into the 21st-century with these 4 useful apps

09-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

If you ever visit a branch of Thailand Post, you’ll know that it’s not the most hi-tech place in the world. Actually, it’s pretty old-fashioned in there. [...]
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Asian stocks mixed after tech tumble; Japan falls

09-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Tuesday after Japan’s central bank refrained from expanding its stimulus and declines in tech stocks weighed on prices. Oil gained 50 [...]
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Asia Private Equity Weekly News, April 8, 2014

Asia Private Equity Weekly News, April 8, 2014

09-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending April 4. APRIL 4 BLACKSTONE GROUP LP’s head of private equity for Asia, senior [...]
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Asia: Markets follow Wall Street sell-off

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:33 AM

Asian markets retreated yesterday Monday April 07, taking their lead from a heavy sell-off on Wall Street, while the dollar struggled to regain losses suffered against the [...]
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Japan tech shares slip; others relieved at US jobs

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Japanese shares were slugged on Monday by a one-two combination of a higher yen and a selloff in the tech sector, while the euro struggled with speculation of more policy [...]
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14 startup funding rounds in Asia last week

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

It seems like a pretty good start to April with startups in the ecommerce, education, and food sectors getting funding in the past week. Congratulations! 1. Shopdeca | [...]
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35 startups in Asia that caught our eye

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us or tell us about your [...]
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‘Vigilant’ Asean braces for more Fed tapering

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Southeast Asian finance ministers vowed vigilance Saturday in the face of economic risks such as capital outflows caused by the US Federal Reserve’s [...]
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Southeast Asian consumer market poised to boom in the next 5 years

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Singapore Business Review | 6:00 AM

Singapore to emerge as a regional business centre. According to a report by Nielsen, as the uncertain environment of Asean 2015 approaches, organisations that align [...]
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World Bank maintains East Asia growth at 7.1pct

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The World Bank said Monday developing countries in East Asia will record economic growth of 7.1 percent in 2014, as they benefit from a stabilising global economy and [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Japan tech shares slip, Europe set to follow

08-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Japanese shares were slugged on Monday by a one-two combination of a higher yen and a selloff in the tech sector, while the euro struggled with speculation of more policy [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (7 April 2014)

07-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 3:23 PM

Consumer price inflation in Indonesia moderated to 7.3% year-on-year (y-o-y) in March from 7.8% in February amid lower food prices and a stable rupiah. In the Republic of [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall as Nasdaq slides; dollar eases on jobs data

07-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

* Wall St touches record high, then retreats on Nasdaq slide * Dollar slips as solid US jobs data suggests less stimulus * Brent rises from five-month low to above $106 * [...]
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