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Asia: Mostly down, Tokyo hit by strong yen

07-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:52 AM

Asian markets fell yesterday Monday January 6 in the first full day of trade in the new year, with Tokyo tumbling as the dollar and euro retreated from five-year highs [...]
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Asian shares languish at 2-week low, dollar near four-week high

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

Asian shares dipped on Monday, while the dollar hovered near a four-week high, maintaining gains even after Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke said the US central bank is [...]
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Asia Stocks Fall as Japan Slips; Oil Gains With Palladium

07-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks fell, led by Chinese and Japanese shares, as a private services report pointed to slower growth in the world’s second-largest economy. Natural gas and [...]
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Asian shares tumble to two-week low on China services PMI

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

Asian shares fell to a three-week low on Monday after growth in China’s services sector slowed sharply last month, raising concerns about the pace of recovery in the [...]
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NZX joins Asian equity market dip

07-Jan-2014 Intellasia | News | 6:00 AM

NEW Zealand has joined Asian equity markets in retreating after figures showed slower Chinese services sector activity. The NZX 50 Index fell 3.720 points, or 0.1 per cent, [...]
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AsianBondsOnline News Highlights – Week of 30 December 2013 – 3 January 2014

06-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 12:14 PM

Consumer price inflation in Indonesia rose marginally to 8.38% year-on-year (y-o-y) in December from 8.37% in November due mainly to hikes in food and transportation costs [...]
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Asian shares slip after Wall Street retreat

06-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Asian markets slipped Friday after Wall Street’s three main indexes began the new year in the red on profit-taking following a solid 2013, while Hong Kong and Shanghai [...]
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Venturetec Accelerator targets enterprise startups in Asia Pacific

06-Jan-2014 Intellasia | e27 | 6:00 AM

12-month-long Venturetec accelerator programme aims to connect enterprise technology startups in Australia and Hong Kong with global corporations Earlier this month during [...]
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Asia shares roiled by risk aversion; yen rallies

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

Asian share markets were under water on Friday after a sudden reversal in some very popular, and thus crowded, trades sparked a bout of global risk aversion. The net result [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares ruffled by risk aversion; euro retreats

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

Asian markets were on the defensive on Friday after a sudden reversal in some very popular, and thus crowded, trades sparked a bout of global risk aversion. The net result [...]
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Asia’s manufacturers buoyant at end 2013, China a question mark

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

Asia’s manufacturing sector ended 2013 on a strong note, with expansion hitting multi-year highs in export-driven Japan and Taiwan, but signs of moderation in China [...]
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Asia Roundup: Mixed on another Wall St record

03-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:00 AM

Asian share markets began the new year mixed yesterday January 2 2014, with another record-breaking close on Wall Street offset by a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing growth. [...]
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Global shares start sluggishly, yen resumes decline

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

Asian markets got the new year off to a sluggish start as Chinese economic data disappointed ahead of a raft of reports on global manufacturing due out through the session. [...]
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Asia’s manufacturers buoyant at end 2013, China a question mark

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

Asia’s manufacturing sector ended 2013 on a strong note, with expansion hitting multi-year highs in export-driven Japan and Taiwan, but signs of moderation in China [...]
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Asia shares turn mixed as China disappoints, gold bounces while yen falls

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

Asian share markets endured mixed fortunes on Monday in the wake of disappointing data on Chinese manufacturing, while investors showed renewed appetite for commodities as [...]
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