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Asia markets dive as Trump sparks N Korea, trade worries

24-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian and European markets tumbled Wednesday after Donald Trump cast doubt on a planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and appeared to hit out at a deal with [...]
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Asian markets mostly down after trade deal euphoria

23-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian investors stepped back on Tuesday (May 22) after the previous day’s rally, with some scepticism over the China-US trade deal seeping in, while oil prices pushed [...]
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US aid chief to Burma: take ‘concrete steps’ on Rohingya rights

US aid chief to Burma: take ‘concrete steps’ on Rohingya rights

22-May-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US government’s aid chief urged Myanmar on Sunday to take “concrete steps” to guarantee the rights of Rohingya Muslims and to show sincerity in that [...]
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Asian markets higher as US, China put trade war on hold

22-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were higher on Monday as investors cheered the outcome of negotiations between the United States and China that put a trade war on hold, clearing [...]
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Asian markets rise as China and US agree to avert trade war

22-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian and European markets mostly rose Monday and the dollar extended gains after the US and China said they had agreed to hold off imposing tariffs, averting a potentially [...]
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Asian markets trade mixed as investors digest US-China trade news

19-May-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian shares traded mixed on Friday following off the soggy close seen on Wall Street overnight amid investor concerns over US-China trade talks. Japanese markets traded [...]
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Asian stocks higher on backdrop of US-China talks

19-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were marginally higher on Friday as US and Chinese officials held a new round of talks seeking to avert a trade war between the world’s two largest [...]
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Asian dealers cautious with eye on trade talks, geopolitics

18-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian traders were biding their time in early trade on Thursday as a healthy lead from Wall Street was tempered by geopolitical concerns and caution ahead of high-level [...]
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NKorea moves, weak Japan GDP data pull Asian shares lower

17-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Share prices fell Wednesday in Asia after losses in technology and health care companies snapped an eight-day winning streak for the Dow Jones industrial average. North [...]
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Asian markets down as attention turns back to trade talks

16-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese vice Premier Liu He is due in Washington for fresh talks aimed at heading off a trade war with the United States Asian markets mostly fell on Tuesday as trade moves [...]
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Most Asian markets rise after Wall St rally, ringgit sinks

15-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asia markets rose Monday as investors built on last week’s rally, with another healthy lead from Wall Street providing support, but oil prices retreated from their [...]
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AirAsia shares drop after CEO says sorry for backing ex-PM

15-May-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares of regional budget airline AirAsia plunged Monday after its chief Tony Fernandes apologised for supporting defeated prime minister Najib Razak in a historic election [...]
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Asian stocks near three-week top, dollar eases after US inflation

12-May-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rallied on Friday as risk appetite got a boost from soft US inflation, helping alleviate worries of faster rate hikes by the Federal Reserve, while investors [...]
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Most Asian markets end healthy week on a positive note

12-May-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian markets built on the past week’s gains Friday following another rally in New York as traders welcomed a below-forecast US inflation read that dampened [...]
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Asia markets, energy firms boosted as oil prices press ahead

11-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Crude prices extended their rally Thursday, propelling Asian energy firms and equity markets, as rising demand and Donald Trump’s decision to tear up the Iran nuclear [...]
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