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World stocks fall as China, US manufacturing slows

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

Global stocks fell on Monday due to signs of weakness in the manufacturing sectors of the US and China, the world’s top two economies, as well as lingering jitters [...]
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21 startups in Asia that caught our eye

04-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Techinasia | 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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World stocks slide on emerging market woes

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

Global stock markets fell on Friday as concerns persisted over the outlook for emerging economies. The financial markets in several developing countries have been shaken for [...]
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AsianBondsOnline News Highlights – Week of 27 – 31 January 2014

03-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 1:58 PM

Last week, the United States (US) Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decided to further reduce the pace of its asset purchase program in February by lowering its monthly [...]
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World stocks slide on emerging market woes

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

Global stock markets fell on Friday as concerns persisted over the outlook for emerging economies. The financial markets in several developing countries have been shaken for [...]
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Nikkei falls, most Asia markets shut for holidays

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

Japan’s Nikkei stock index fell Friday as the yen strengthened, but the handful of other Asian markets open during Lunar New Year holidays gained after US corporate [...]
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When it comes to cloud computing, privacy is the main concern for companies in Asia Pacific

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

Although cloud computing has become more widely acceptable with a big players like Amazon providing the service, there are still some myths and skepticism surrounding the [...]
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Asian shares dive as Fed cut sparks emerging market fears

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

Asian markets slumped Thursday, extending a global rout on renewed fears about emerging economies after the US Federal Reserve pressed ahead with its stimulus reduction and [...]
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Markets recover amid solid US growth news

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

Markets recovered their poise Thursday amid signs of stabilisation in emerging markets and after solid US growth figures reinforced hopes that the recovery of the [...]
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Emerging-Market Tremors Shake the World Economy

01-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Emerging-market crises were supposed to be passe – a relic of the rocky 1990s, when investors suffered through the Tequila Crisis and the Asian Contagion in rapid [...]
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Emerging-Market Currencies Tumble

01-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

It’s been a chaotic 2014 for the Argentine peso, the Turkish lira, and South Africa’s rand. A falling currency alarms investors and risks inflation, but defending [...]
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US growth boosts markets, steadies emerging currencies

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

Strong US growth figures brought a reprieve to markets on Thursday after a Federal Reserve stimulus cut rattled emerging economy currencies despite rate rises by India, South [...]
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The 25 cities that received the most foreign visitors in 2012

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

Asia has emerged as the leading destination of choice among travellers in a recently released report that tracked the number of international tourist arrivals in 2012. [...]
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Asia dominates list of most popular destinations: report

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

Hong Kong and Singapore retained their top spots as the most popular international destinations, receiving the most foreign visitors in 2012. That’s according to [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares set to suffer, bonds benefit from risk aversion

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

Asian shares seemed fated for a punishing session on Thursday after strains in emerging markets returned with a vengeance and the Federal Reserve further scaled back its [...]
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