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China-led regional trade pact tries to make ground as restyled TPP pushes on without US

China-led regional trade pact tries to make ground as restyled TPP pushes on without US

17-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The leaders of the 16 countries that signed up to a China-led trade pact sought to make progress on the deal during an Asean business summit in the Philippines capital Manila [...]
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Asia markets mostly up but traders on edge after losses

17-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets edged up on Thursday after a recent sell-off across global markets but gains were tempered as the optimism that pushed equities to multi-year highs last [...]
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Asian shares fall, tracking Wall St, drop in oil prices

16-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares fell in Asia on Wednesday, tracking modest losses overnight on Wall Street, where the biggest drop in crude oil prices since October weighed on oil producers and other [...]
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Asia stocks down as plunging oil prices hammer energy firms

16-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian energy firms extended a global sell-off Wednesday, dragging regional equity markets, as oil prices continued to tumble on the back of warnings of slowing demand and [...]
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Asean, other Asian leaders call for unity, cooperation towards economic integration

Asean, other Asian leaders call for unity, cooperation towards economic integration

16-Nov-2017 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:00 AM

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) leaders as well as its partner countries China, Japan and South Korea, have agreed to cooperate and unite to further [...]
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Nikkei up but Asia shares mostly lower, digesting China data

15-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly lower Tuesday as markets watched for tax reform developments in the US and digested economic data from China. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark [...]
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Most Asian markets down as fears grow for US tax reform

15-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets fell on Tuesday following a tepid lead from Wall Street, while investors await movement on stalled US tax cuts with fears growing that the reform push could [...]
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Apec leaders more bullish about region’s future, says Najib

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

There is greater optimism among Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) leaders to forge regional economic integration and cooperation, and distribute wealth to more people [...]
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Trade ministers agree Asia-Pacific trade pact without US

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Ministers from 11 Asia-Pacific countries agreed Saturday to press ahead with a major trade deal without the United States, as the world’s largest economy seeks to go it [...]
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Asia-Pacific forum sticks to free-trade gospel despite Trump

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

An annual Pacific Rim summit is sticking with its tradition of promoting free trade and closer regional ties, shrugging off President Donald Trump’s “America [...]
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‘Framework’ agreed on Asia-Pacific trade pact without US

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Remaining members of a major Pacific trade deal abandoned by the United States have agreed to a new framework after days of stalled talks to revive the pact, Canada’s [...]
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Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street’s losing week

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Monday following Wall Street’s losing week as investors looked ahead to a week of data releases and public comments by central bankers. [...]
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Apec leaders to address unfair trade practices

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The world’s most powerful leaders ended two days of annual talks here, agreeing to address unfair trade practices and calling for the removal of market distorting [...]
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Trans-Pacific Partnership countries agree to continue pact without Donald Trump’s US

Trans-Pacific Partnership countries agree to continue pact without Donald Trump’s US

13-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 8:13 AM

The 11 remaining members of the defunct Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on Saturday reached an agreement to proceed with the trade pact under a new name and without the [...]
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Apec ministers publish joint statement after wrangling over language

13-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Ministers from Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) countries released a joint statement on Saturday, three days later than planned because of wrangling over traditional [...]
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