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Asia: Mostly lower on Wall St, Ukraine woes

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:44 AM

Asian markets were mostly lower yesterday Monday April 28 following a negative lead from Wall Street, while tensions in Ukraine added to selling pressure. Traders were [...]
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Asian shares stutter on Ukraine tension, event risk

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

Japanese and Chinese stocks tumbled on Monday in a cautious session for Asian equities amid increasing tension in Ukraine, which kept risk appetite in check and helped [...]
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Bank of America’s head of Asia equity syndicate resigns

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

Bank of America Corp’s Asia head of equity syndicate, Nicholas Lee, has resigned after a tenure of nearly 14 years with the bank, a Hong Kong-based spokesman confirmed [...]
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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (28 April 2014)

28-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 11:03 AM

Hong Kong, China’s overall consumer prices rose 3.9% year-on-year (y-o-y) in March, the same rate of increase as in February. Japan’s consumer price inflation [...]
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Asia: Mostly lower, eyes on Ukraine crisis

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:39 AM

Asian markets were mostly lower yesterday Friday April 25, with another upbeat lead from Wall Street overshadowed by concerns about the Ukraine crisis. Tokyo rose 0.17 per [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares, dollar struggle on Ukraine anxiety

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

Asian stocks struggled on Friday as fears of an escalating Ukraine crisis eclipsed upbeat US economic data and robust US tech shares. US Secretary of State John Kerry said on [...]
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Asian stocks mixed on US earnings

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed on Friday after solid earnings for Apple and Caterpillar and better US durable goods orders. Oil gained to stay above $101 after Ukraine launched an [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares struggle, dollar slips as Ukraine tensions rise

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

Asian stocks struggled to rise on Friday, as the impact of upbeat US economic data and robust US tech shares faced off against fears of an escalating Ukraine crisis that [...]
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Asia: Markets mixed on Wall St cues

25-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:22 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Thursday April 24 following losses on Wall Street, while Japanese traders were disappointed by the lack of progress on a stalled Pacific [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Apple shares reach 2014 highs, Asian stocks lag

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

Shares in tech heavyweights Apple and Facebook held hefty after-hours gains on Thursday as their results handily outpaced Wall Street expectations, though Asian markets [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stock rally stumbles on data, results; dollar slips

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

The dollar fell and global equity markets edged lower on Wednesday in response to disappointing US housing data and weak corporate earnings that snapped market momentum after [...]
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Data on ‘Asian Americans’ May Be Misleading

25-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Asian Fortune News | 6:00 AM

It’s a fairly troubling practice – but it’s been going on for years. Due to the lack of a solid database on Asian Americans, data taken from Asian people [...]
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Prioritise noncommunicable diseases

25-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Few would dispute that the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have set countries on the road towards measurable improvements in health and social welfare. In 2015 a new set [...]
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H1N1 Flu kills 45 in Thailand this year

H1N1 Flu kills 45 in Thailand this year

25-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Borneo Post | 6:00 AM

Dr Sopon Mekthon, director-general of the Department of Disease Control at the Ministry of Public Health, said a total of 29,821 cases were reported in 21 provinces across [...]
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Asia: Marts mixed after another Wall St rally

24-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:45 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Wednesday April 23 following another Wall Street rally, while a provisional report showed a slight improvement in Chinese manufacturing [...]
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