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Asia: Marts mixed as Tokyo surges ahead

19-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:24 AM

Asian shares were mixed yesterday Tuesday February 18, but Tokyo surged 3.13 per cent after the Bank of Japan expanded its lending scheme to stimulate borrowing, while [...]
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Nikkei jumps after BOJ, Asian shares mostly softer

19-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Japanese shares surged and the yen sagged on Tuesday after the Bank of Japan doubled loan programmes aimed at stimulating bank lending and economic growth, while most other [...]
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Asian stocks steady, dollar wobbles near six-week lows

19-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A string of disappointing US data pinned the dollar near six-week lows against a basket of currencies on Tuesday, while Asian shares mostly eased after solid gains in recent [...]
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Southeast Asian Stocks Gain; Thailand Leads After GDP Data

19-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s benchmark stock index closed at its highest level since December after the government said Monday that economic growth was faster than expected in the fourth [...]
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Startups in Asia: change has come, and it’s never going to be the same

19-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

L-R: Fritz Demopoulos, co-founder and former CEO of Qunar; Paul Srivorakul, co-founder and executive chair of Ardent Capital; Ryu Kawano Suliawan, co-founder and CEO of PT. [...]
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Asia: Higher on robust Wall Street gains

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:07 AM

Asian stock markets rose yesterday Monday February 17 following robust gains on Wall Street, despite disappointing Japanese growth figures which dampened hopes for a strong [...]
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21 startups in Asia that caught our eye

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Chinasia | 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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Smaller planes in demand as Asia travel boom deepens

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Smaller passenger planes are increasingly in demand in Asia as budget carriers cash in on the region’s growing middle classes by expanding their reach to less prominent [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks supported; falling dollar a burden for Nikkei

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian markets could take heart on Monday after Wall Street managed to look past more soft US data, though Japanese stocks will be pressured by a stronger yen as the dollar [...]
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Asia stocks rally, dollar slips as emerging market fears wane

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares built on their recent rally on Monday as worries about emerging markets continued to ebb, sucking the safe-haven support out of the US dollar while giving [...]
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Asia Private Equity Weekly News, February 17, 2014

18-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending February 14. FEBRUARY 14 US PRIVATE equity firm Cerberus Capital Management LP has sold a [...]
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AsianBondsOnline News Highlights – Week of 10 – 14 February 2014

17-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 11:46 AM

Malaysia’s real gross domestic product (GDP) grew 5.1% year-on-year (y-o-y) in 4Q13 following 5.0% growth in 3Q13 on the back of buoyant domestic demand and exports, as [...]
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White House insists still pushing Asia trade pact

17-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

The White House on Friday rushed to make clear that it remained committed to sealing a vast Pan-Pacific trade pact, despite stiff resistance among its closest Democratic [...]
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Asia Roundup: Up as marts take cue from Wall Street

15-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:12 AM

Asian stock markets saw broad gains yesterday Friday February 14, making a strong finish to the week as they took their lead from Wall Street, which shrugged off lacklustre [...]
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Emerging Asian carriers make presence felt with plane deals

15-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Emerging Asian carriers made their presence felt at a major airshow Thursday with multibillion-dollar deals that underscored the region’s importance as the growth [...]
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