Category: FinanceAsiaSubscribe via RSS Feed

G20 trade ministers reaffirm growth commitments

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

G20 trade ministers reaffirmed Saturday their commitment to free trade as a central driver of growth and to streamline the flow of goods through borders. The ministers met in [...]
» More

Asian Stocks Outside Japan Rise as Tech, Financials Gain

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose following a global rebound after the downing of a passenger jet in Ukraine and Israel’s invasion of Gaza roiled markets. Technology and financial [...]
» More

AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (21 July 2014)

21-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 2:07 PM

News Highlights – Week of 14 – 18 July 2014 The People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) real gross domestic product (GDP) growth rose to 7.5% year-on-year (y-o-y) [...]
» More

Markets steady but Malaysia jet jitters remain

21-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Markets settled down Friday but jitters over the downing of a Malaysian jetliner over Ukraine remained at the fulcrum of investors’ thoughts. All 283 passengers and 15 [...]
» More

Asia: Mostly lower after MH17 crash news

19-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:29 AM

Asian markets were mostly lower yesterday Friday July 18 after a Malaysia Airlines (MAS) jet came down in battle-wracked Ukraine, sparking geopolitical tensions and sending [...]
» More

Asian shares fall as Malaysia jet downing hits sentiment

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

Asian shares sagged and a drop in Treasury yields pressured the dollar on Friday after news of a downed Malaysian airlines jet at the Ukraine-Russia border sent investors [...]
» More

Asian Stocks Slip With Ringgit on Plane While Bonds Rise

19-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell, with shares in Kuala Lumpur dropping and the ringgit leading declines among emerging-market currencies after a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed in [...]
» More

Asia: Markets mixed after Wall St rally

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:43 AM

Asian shares were mixed yesterday Thursday July 17 after the Dow on Wall Street ticked up another record high in response to strong earnings and a positive outlook on the [...]
» More

BRICS bank will reduce Western dominance: Chinese media

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

Chinese media on Wednesday hailed the creation of the BRICS development bank, to be based in Shanghai, blaming Western countries and multilateral agencies for flaws in the [...]
» More

South America hails new BRICS bank

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

South American presidents hailed on Wednesday the creation of a development bank by the BRICS group of emerging powers as an alternative to the Western-dominated global [...]
» More

Asian shares slip, euro probes lows

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

Asian equities dipped on Thursday, giving up earlier modest gains as Chinese shares fell, while the euro probed recent lows against the dollar amid speculation the US Federal [...]
» More

Asian share mostly higher after Wall St rally

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Dan | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Thursday after the Dow on Wall Street ticked up another record high in response to strong earnings and a positive outlook on the US economy by [...]
» More

Asia: Mixed despite China growth data

17-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:31 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Wednesday July 16, with investors unimpressed by data showing better than expected Chinese economic growth in the second quarter. The [...]
» More

Asia stocks brace for China test, oil on the slide

17-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks held steady on Wednesday as markets braced for a data deluge from China, while a slide in oil prices to the lowest in over three months was taken as a potential [...]
» More

Asian stocks steady as China GDP growth hits target

17-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks held stubbornly steady on Wednesday after China reported economic growth that was just ahead of market expectations, drawing a sigh of relief from investors [...]
» More