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Asian markets retreat as crunch G20 kicks off

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets fell on Friday as investors keep a nervous watch on developments in the G20 summit, with trade top of the agenda and a key focus on the much-anticipated meeting [...]
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Asian markets rally as crucial Trump-Xi meeting approaches

28-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets rose Thursday as investors brushed off Donald Trump’s latest dig at China and threat to impose more tariffs on the country’s goods if crunch talks [...]
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Asian stocks lower ahead of Trump-Xi meeting at G-20 summit

26-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Major Asian stock markets declined Tuesday as traders looked ahead to a meeting between the American and Chinese presidents amid hopes for renewed trade talks. Benchmarks in [...]
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Asian shares waver ahead of Trump-Xi meet at Osaka G-20

25-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Monday as investors watched for movement in the China-US trade dispute ahead of a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping [...]
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Asian shares retreat after S&P 500 hits fresh record close

22-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Shares retreated in Asia on Friday after a broad rally for stocks drove the S&P 500 index to an all-time high as weak manufacturing data from Japan helped dampen investor [...]
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Trade tensions kick Asian business confidence to 10-year low: poll

22-Jun-2019 Intellasia | JapanToday | 6:02 AM

Confidence among Asian companies in the June quarter fell to its lowest since the 2008-09 financial crisis, as a US-China trade war disrupts global supply chains and shows [...]
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Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.6pct, on Fed rate cut talk

21-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares were higher on Thursday, with the Shanghai benchmark up 2.6 percent, after the Federal Reserve reaffirmed that it’s prepared to cut interest rates if [...]
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Trade disputes to dominate as Asean meets in Bangkok

21-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Southeast Asian leaders will dissect the impact of the US-China tariff war this weekend at a Bangkok summit, with Beijing determined to drive forward a trade pact sweeping in [...]
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Asian shares up on trade optimism as Trump hints of Xi talks

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday on optimism about trade after President Donald Trump said he will talk with the Chinese leader later this month in Japan. [...]
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These Asian economies may be most badly hit by slowing global trade

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

* Japan, South Korea and Taiwan are “highly exposed” to the Chinese economy, said Steve Cochrane, chief Asia Pacific economist at Moody’s Analytics. * In [...]
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Asian markets mostly edge higher ahead of Fed meeting

19-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 7:04 AM

Stocks in Asia mostly advanced Tuesday ahead of interest rate decisions by the US Federal Reserve and other central banks. The Kospi in South Korea gained 0.5 percent to [...]
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Asian shares mostly higher as investors look ahead to Fed

18-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 10:16 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Monday amid a wait-and-see attitude about the direction of interest rates and the trade dispute between the US and China. Japan’s [...]
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Asian shares mixed over concerns about oil tankers, trade

15-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed Friday as investors weighed a variety of factors, including suspected attacks on two oil tankers in the strategic Strait of Hormuz and lingering [...]
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Asian shares rise as Trump plans to meet Chinese leader

12-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as investor jitters over trade eased after US President Donald Trump suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexican imports and said he [...]
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Asian stocks rise as Chinese trade data beats expectations

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

World shares rose Monday after US President Donald Trump suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico as the countries inked a deal on immigration. But worries remain over [...]
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