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Asia stocks advance on surprise gain in Chinese manufacturing, global stimulus to stave off recession

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Most Asia markets advanced Tuesday, as investors weighed a surprise expansion in Chinese manufacturing and global stimulus steps against the mounting human and economic toll [...] » More

Asia markets mostly up after Wall St rally but nerves remain

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Stocks in Asia and Europe enjoyed gains Tuesday following another rally on Wall Street, while oil bounced and traders welcomed a surprise jump in Chinese factory [...] » More

Asia virus latest: Burma reports first death, China factory turnaround

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Here are the latest developments in Asia related to the coronavirus pandemic: First confirmed death in Myanmar Myanmar reported its first coronavirus deatha 69-year-old man [...] » More

Asia shares edge up, China factories show flicker of life

31-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:51 AM

Asian shares managed a tentative rally on Tuesday as factory data from China held out the hope of a rebound in activity even as other countries across the globe all but shut [...] » More

Pandemic to hit growth in Asia, China – World Bank

31-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:49 AM

The coronavirus pandemic is expected to sharply slow growth in developing economies in East Asia and the Pacific as well as China, the World Bank said in an economic update [...] » More

World Bank sees outbreak taking a big toll on Asia’s economy

31-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AP | 9:48 AM

The World Bank is estimating that the cornavirus outbreak will cause economic growth to slow significantly this year in China and other East Asian-Pacific countries, throwing [...] » More

Asian markets mostly down as virus fears grow

31-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets fell Monday following a steep drop on Wall Street as the jubilation from last week’s enormous US stimulus package faded and investors returned their [...] » More

Asia virus latest: Markets fall, Aussies in quarantine

31-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Here are the latest developments in Asia related to the novel coronavirus pandemic: Markets resume sell-off Asian markets fell following a steep drop on Wall Street as the [...] » More

Asian shares advance after stimulus surge on Wall Street

28-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares mostly tracked Wall Street’s advance on Friday in Asia in anticipation congressional approval of massive coronavirus relief for the US economy. Tokyo [...] » More

Asian markets mostly up, dollar sinks on stimulus pledges

28-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian equities mostly rose and the dollar extended losses Friday, with traders buoyed by government and central bank pledges to prop up the global economy as the coronavirus [...] » More

Dollar climbs down as panic subsides, on course for biggest loss in decade

27-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:45 AM

The dollar is on track for its biggest weekly fall in more than a decade on Friday as a series of stimulus steps around the world, including a $2.2 trillion US package, [...] » More

Asia stocks rise on bets of more stimulus as dollar rally fades

27-Mar-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:44 AM

Asian stocks rose on Friday as investors wagered policymakers will roll out additional stimulus measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic after US unemployment filings [...] » More

Asia markets mixed, with falls in Tokyo and HK, as traders weigh destruction of coronavirus pandemic

27-Mar-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong and most other Asia-Pacific stock markets fell Thursday, as jittery investors took profits after two days of run-ups and worries grew about the economic and human [...] » More

Asia markets mostly up after senate passes huge stimulus

27-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Thursday as investors breathed a sigh of relief that US senators have finally passed a gargantuan stimulus package for the world’s top economy [...] » More

Asia markets surge as US agrees blockbuster stimulus package

26-Mar-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian equities soared again Wednesday after US lawmakers finally agreed a mammoth stimulus package to support the world’s top economy against the impact of the [...] » More