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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares mostly higher, plenty of risk ahead

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

Most Asian markets made guarded gains on Monday, encouraged that Wall Street was able to weather a seemingly disappointing US jobs report, though there was more than enough [...] » More

AsianBondsOnline News Highlights – Week of 3 – 7 February 2014

10-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 2:06 PM

Gross domestic product (GDP) growth in Indonesia rose to 5.7% year-on-year (y-o-y) in 4Q13, following 5.6% growth in 3Q13, driven by a recovery in exports and sustained [...] » More

Asia: Marts rise on strong Wall St rally

08-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:59 AM

Asian markets rose yesterday Friday February 7 after a strong Wall Street rally sparked by upbeat figures on the United States labour market ahead of the release of crucial [...] » More

Asian shares stabilise after Wall Street rise, focus on US jobs

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

Asian shares regained a measure of stability on Friday, stepping further away from five-month lows after a strong night on Wall Street and hopeful signs an upcoming crucial [...] » More

Asia: Mostly up ahead of US jobs report

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:59 AM

Asian markets mostly rose on bargain-buying yesterday Thursday February 6 but sentiment remains weak following a recent global sell-off, with investors sidelined before the [...] » More

Asian shares take step forward, mood cautious

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

Asian shares took a tentative step forward on Thursday as investors remained wary after the recent selloff in emerging markets raised concerns about the global economic [...] » More

Shares linked to Taib Mahmud falls on resignation reports

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

Shares in firms linked to Sarawak Chief minister Taib Mahmud fell today following media reports that 77-year-old is poised to step down after more than three decades in [...] » More

Asian shares take step forward, eyes on ECB

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

Asian shares took a tentative step forward from five-month lows on Thursday, with investors hoping the European Central Bank (ECB) and upcoming US jobs data can calm nerves [...] » More

Asia: Marts mixed, Tokyo rebounds

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:00 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Wednesday February 5, with a rally on Wall Street giving Tokyo the impetus to claw back some of its losses in the previous session. [...] » More

Asian shares higher on modest rebound in Japan

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

Asian stocks were mostly higher Wednesday as wary investors took heart from the recovery overnight in European and US markets, but there wasn’t much bounce to the [...] » More

Rise of the Machines: Bridge Alliance links 500m M2M subscribers in Asia

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

Here’s what you need to know. According to a release, 11 leading Asia Pacific mobile operators today form the region’s largest Machine-to-Machine (M2M) alliance [...] » More

Asia shares get reprieve, Nikkei bounce muted

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

Asian shares got a welcome reprieve from selling on Wednesday as Wall Street steadied and investors in emerging markets found some backbone, which took some of the starch out [...] » More

Asia shares find tentative support, mood brittle

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

Asian shares could get a welcome reprieve from selling on Wednesday as Wall Street steadied and investors in emerging markets found some backbone, tempering safe-haven bonds [...] » More

Asia: Marts slump, led by fall in Tokyo

05-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:27 AM

Asian markets slumped yesterday Tuesday February 4, led by a four per cent fall in Tokyo, following a huge sell-off on Wall Street as disappointing United States [...] » More

Emerging markets’ turmoil likely to stay contained

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

From Turkey to South Africa to Argentina, emerging markets are being slammed by rising inflation, economic mismanagement and political turmoil. Overhanging it all is a [...] » More