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Asian markets fluctuate after rally, eyes on US stimulus talks

04-Dec-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets mostly rose Thursday as investors tracked renewed US stimulus talks in Washington, while the mood remains upbeat owing to vaccine developments. After the first [...] » More

Stocks eye peaks on vaccine progress, dollar near two-and-a-half-year low

03-Dec-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

World stocks skirted towards record highs on Wednesday on the prospect of a coronavirus vaccine and additional US economic stimulus, though enthusiasm for riskier assets left [...] » More

Asian shares mixed on growing hopes for stimulus, vaccines

03-Dec-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares were mixed Wednesday after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq composite index both set fresh record highs. Shares fell in Hong Kong, Shanghai and India but rose in Tokyo [...] » More

Asian markets resume rally as traders focus on virus jabs

02-Dec-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Markets rallied Tuesday as investors resumed their vaccine-fuelled buying spree, though traders were kept in check by the spectre of surging virus infections. Equities fell [...] » More

Asian stocks gain on stronger Chinese factory data

02-Dec-2020 Intellasia | JapanToday | 6:02 AM

Asian stocks rose Tuesday after Chinese manufacturing improved, South Korea reported stronger exports and Australia’s central bank left its benchmark lending rate at a [...] » More

How investment banks encourage America’s hidden addiction to petroleum

30-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:50 AM

I have watched the sad sight of high school students led by Greta Thunberg and other climate activists demanding of political leaders that they change their policies and [...] » More

Asia markets extend rally into the weekend

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

Asian markets maintained their upward momentum Friday, heading into the weekend on a strong note with investors continuing to take heart from the prospect of vaccines being [...] » More

Asia markets ease back as investors take breath after rally

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

Asian markets maintained their upward momentum Friday, heading into the weekend on a strong note with investors continuing to take heart from the prospect of vaccines being [...] » More

Global forum spotlights 3 regional hubs key to powering Asia’s economy

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

As Asia adjusts to a world reshaped by the Covid-19 pandemic, collaboration and innovation are essential to developing economic resilience. Leading the way towards growth in [...] » More

Asian shares advance as vaccine, recovery hopes triumph soft US data

27-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Asian shares advanced on Thursday as market euphoria over COVID-19 vaccines and expectations a Biden administration would deliver more economic stimulus and political [...] » More

SugarCRM Acquires Loaded Technologies to Accelerate CX Implementation Services in Australia

26-Nov-2020 Intellasia | | 1:02 PM

CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA - Media OutReach - 25 November 2020 - SugarCRM Inc., the innovator of time-aware CX, today announced the acquisition of Loaded Technologies,  a [...] » More

Asia is leading the way in travel recovery, says bookings platform Agoda

25-Nov-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:51 AM

Travel is recovering more quickly in Asia than in the West but its the domestic market that’s driving that recovery, an online travel agency told CNBC this week. [...] » More

Asia stocks luring biggest foreign flows since 2013

25-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:51 AM

Foreign investors are piling money into major Asian equity markets outside of China at the fastest pace in seven years this quarter, as vaccine successes add to the global [...] » More

Asia stocks lifted as Biden gets White House access

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 12:39 PM

Most Asian markets rose Tuesday as news that Donald Trump’s team will now work with Joe Biden to begin his transition into the White House built on optimism that [...] » More

Blackstone Seeking at Least $5 Billion for Second Asia Fund

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 9:55 AM

Blackstone Group Inc. is doubling down on Asia, seeking to raise at least $5 billion for its second private equity fund focused on the region, people familiar with the matter [...] » More