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Asia: Mostly up as US reopens government

20-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:34 AM

Asian markets were mixed yesterday Wednesday February 19, with Tokyo stocks dropping after the previous session’s surge, as investors awaited United States housing data [...] » More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia in cautious mood; euro breaks higher

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

Asian share markets looked set for a cautious session on Wednesday as investors keep a wary eye on interest rates in China, though the euro left the dollar in its dust after [...] » More

Asian stocks muted as Japan surge tempered

20-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares were lackluster in Asia on Wednesday as investors waited for major earnings reports and took stock of a torrid start to the year for markets. The Nikkei 225 in Tokyo [...] » More

Asia stocks in hesitant mood; euro holds gains

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

Asian share markets were in hesitant mood on Wednesday as investors keep a wary eye on interest rates in China, though the euro left the dollar in its dust after soft US [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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. [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More

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 [...] » More