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Asia: Shares rise, Nikkei lifted by weak yen

22-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:49 AM

Asian markets rose yesterday Tuesday January 21, with Japan’s Nikkei index being the standout performer, thanks to a weaker yen, as investors moved in for cheaper [...]
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Sales of PCs tumble in Asia on mobile competition

22-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Sales of personal computers fell 10 percent in the Asia Pacific last year due to sluggish economic growth and tough competition from mobile devices, an industry analyst said [...]
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Asia shares rally as China cools money rates, yen slips

22-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian markets sprang higher on Tuesday as Japanese stocks rebounded and Chinese money rates eased, while the US dollar got a fillip from a report the Federal Reserve would [...]
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Want to be Asia’s most promising startup? Apply for Echelon 2014 now!

22-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Southeast Asia’s largest tech startup conference, Echelon, will be held on June 10-11. Startups looking to be part of the event can submit their entries now It’s [...]
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NZ dollar surges; Asia eyes China money markets

22-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian markets got off to a subdued start on Tuesday amid a dearth of major data, with the only action being a spike in the New Zealand dollar on talk interest rates could [...]
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Most Asian Stocks Rise as BOJ Meets, China Adds Funds to Banks

22-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose as the Bank of Japan starts a two-day policy meeting and China’s money-market rates dropped after the central bank pumped funds into the financial [...]
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Buyback to Return AB InBev to Expanding Asian Market

22-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV’s $5.8 billion deal to buy back South Korea’s Oriental Brewery will give the brewing giant more exposure to fast-growing Asian markets, [...]
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Asia: Marts mostly down on China data

21-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:11 AM

Asian markets were mostly lower yesterday Monday January 20, 2014 after China released data showing the economy in 2013 recorded its slowest growth rate for more than a [...]
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Asia Private Equity Weekly News, January 20, 2014

21-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending January 17. JANUARY 17 EXCLUSIVE-ANHEUSER-Busch InBev SA is in advanced discussions to buy [...]
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Asia readies for China data; Deutsche surprises

21-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were in a hesitant mood on Monday ahead of figures that are expected to show a slight slowdown in regional powerhouse China, while Deutsche Bank soured [...]
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Asia manages muted cheer for China growth

21-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets managed a muted cheer on Monday as China reported economic growth that was a fraction ahead of forecasts, a relief to many but still not enough to dispel a [...]
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Asian Stocks Fall After China Economic Data; Nintendo Declines

21-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell after China’s economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter as gains in factory output and investment spending eased. Industrial & Commercial Bank [...]
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AsianBondsOnline News Highlights – Week of 13 – 17 January 2014

20-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 2:43 PM

The Philippines sold US$1.5 billion worth of 10-year US$-denominated bonds at a coupon rate of 4.2% last week. The Hong Kong, China branch of Bank of China sold US$750 [...]
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e27′s inaugural VentureCon draws investors from APAC and beyond

20-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

VentureCon, e27′s first invite-only initiative, conducted yesterday, brought together investors, VCs, and govt regulators from across Asia VentureCon, e27′s first [...]
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Asia dominates global skyline in tallest buildings of 2013

20-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

2013 was the second-most successful year on record for skyscraper construction, seeing 73 buildings at 200 meters or taller completed, according to the Tall Trends report [...]
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