Category: FinanceAsiaSubscribe via RSS Feed

euro presses higher against dollar, Asia markets cautious

09-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The euro extended its gains in Asian trade Friday as traders bet on the European Central Bank winding in its huge stimulus programme, while equity markets ended a volatile [...]
» More

Strong growth in BRICS countries’ trade in 2017Maersk

09-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Trade between the BRICS countries, Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, has grown strongly this year, figures from the world’s largest container shipper [...]
» More

Asian shares dip on jitters after N Korea nuclear test

08-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly lower Monday, on investor jitters shaken up by a North Korean nuclear test over the weekend that raised fears about risks to regional stability. [...]
» More

Asian traders cautious after sell-off as N. Korea tensions linger

08-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The US has called on the United Nations to impose the ‘strongest possible measures’ against Kim Jong-Un’s regime and said the country was ‘begging for [...]
» More

Asian stocks mixed amid Korea jitters

08-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Stocks in Tokyo and South Korea declined for a second day Tuesday while Chinese shares advanced as South Korean warships carried out military exercises amid jitters over [...]
» More

Asian markets lower as caution prevails over security risks

07-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were lower Wednesday as investors found ample reasons to stay away from risky assets amid tensions on the Korean Peninsula and the powerful hurricane [...]
» More

N Korea fears drag Asia stocks further, dollar hit by rate talk

07-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The North Korean nuclear crisis dragged Asian markets further into the red on Wednesday as world powers struggled to agree how to deal with the isolated state, while doubts [...]
» More

Asian traders cautious after sell-off as N. Korea tensions linger

06-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The US has called on the United Nations to impose the ‘strongest possible measures’ against Kim Jong-Un’s regime and said the country was ‘begging for [...]
» More

Asian shares dip on jitters after N Korea nuclear test

06-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly lower Monday, on investor jitters shaken up by a North Korean nuclear test over the weekend that raised fears about risks to regional stability. [...]
» More

Asian stocks mixed amid Korea jitters

06-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Stocks in Tokyo and South Korea declined for a second day Tuesday while Chinese shares advanced as South Korean warships carried out military exercises amid jitters over [...]
» More

Asian stocks mostly higher after rise on Wall Street

02-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Friday, taking their cue from optimism on Wall Street set off by a report showing spending by US consumers growing in July, along with wages [...]
» More

Asian markets mostly up as volatile week draws to close

02-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets headed into the weekend on a cautious note Friday, bringing an end to a volatile week, with eyes now fixed on the release of key US jobs data and the impact of [...]
» More

Asian stocks mixed after China factories, Wall Street gains

01-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday after Wall Street rose on a stronger estimate of US economic growth and Chinese factory activity improved. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai [...]
» More

Asian Stocks Set to Rebound After Korea Fears Ease: Markets Wrap

31-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian markets are set to climb after President Donald Trump’s measured response to North Korean missile launches. The yen was down 1 percent since Tuesday’s Tokyo [...]
» More

Yen rallies, stocks sink as N Korea fires missile over Japan

30-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The yen rallied on Tuesday and Asian equity markets sank after North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan, ratcheting up geopolitical tensions in the region. The rocket [...]
» More