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Asia markets mostly down after rally, dollar weakens

21-Mar-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets slipped Monday following last week’s broad advances, with the dollar suffering fresh selling pressure after the Federal Reserve hinted at a [...]
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Asia stocks mixed, dollar slips as Fed continues to weigh

21-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed on Monday in thin trade, following Wall Street’s declines and the G20′s decision to drop a pledge to avoid trade protectionism, while the [...]
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Asian real estate still attractive after US rate hike – LaSalle Investment

18-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:44 AM

Asian real estate remains attractive due to relatively high yields despite US monetary tightening as the pace of interest rate increases in the region is expected to be slow, [...]
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Asia stocks set to end week higher, dollar slides after Fed

18-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:43 AM

Asian stocks crawled higher in early trade on Friday, set for its best week since September, while the dollar continued the slide that began after the Federal Reserve [...]
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Practitioners from 13 countries to converge in M’sia for life insurance congress

18-Mar-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:42 AM

More than 5,000 life insurance practitioners from 13 countries are expected to attend the 16th Asia Pacific Life Insurance Congress (ALPIC) 2017. Organised by the National [...]
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Fed rate decision keeps stock markets in check

17-Mar-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Stock markets in Europe and Wall Street futures eked out modest gains Wednesday ahead of an expected interest rate increase by the US Federal Reserve. KEEPING SCORE: In [...]
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Asian markets mostly higher after Fed hike

17-Mar-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Japanese stocks were steady while other Asian markets gained Thursday after the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates and a Eurosceptic party lost Dutch elections. KEEPING [...]
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Asia-Pacific seeks to save TPP trade deal without US

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

Asia-Pacific ministers said Wednesday they would seek to move forward on a trade agreement resembling the Trans-Pacific Partnership after President Donald Trump killed the [...]
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Asian stocks slip, Fed’s decision day makes investors wary

16-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks consolidated recent gains on Wednesday before a US central bank policy meeting that could signal how much monetary tightening to expect during the remainder of [...]
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Stocks slip ahead of Fed meeting; pound drops on Brexit move

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

Global stocks drifted lower on Tuesday as investors looked to the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting for an expected interest rate increase and hints on future hikes. [...]
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Asian stocks slip as investors await Fed’s likely rate hike

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

Asian stocks fell Wednesday as the Fed met to decide on whether to hike interest rates in view of improvements in the US economy. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark [...]
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Asia markets down ahead of Fed but oil prices recover

16-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Stock markets retreated in Asian trade Wednesday following losses on Wall Street and in Europe as nervous investors await the end of the Federal Reserve’s policy [...]
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Asian stocks drift as investors await Fed meeting

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

Asian stock markets drifted in slow trading on Tuesday as investors awaited the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s meeting and a batch of economic and political events [...]
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Asian shares edge up but caution prevails ahead of Fed

14-Mar-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose on Monday, taking their cue from gains on Wall Street after strong US job data, though the mood was cautious as oil prices plunged to 3 1/2-month lows on [...]
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Asean, EU agree to lay groundwork to resume free trade talks

13-Mar-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Southeast Asian economies and the European Union agreed Friday to work toward resuming stalled free trade agreement talks and counter a trend toward protectionism. In a joint [...]
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