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Most Asian stock markets higher following Wall Street gains

11-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock markets advanced Monday following Wall Street’s gains ahead of quarterly earnings and testimony to the US Congress by Federal Reserve chair Janet [...]
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Asian markets lower on economic worries

10-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares fell Friday as investors fretted over the European Central Bank plan to unwind stimulus programmes and a disappointing US jobs report. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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IMF Struggles to Shake Off Stigma 20 Years After Asia Crisis

08-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

It’s a photo that still haunts the International Monetary Fund. In 1998, as a financial crisis raged across Asia, then IMF Managing director Michel Camdessus was [...]
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Most Asian currencies drop on Fed uncertainty; US payrolls eyed

08-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Most emerging Asian currencies edged lower on Thursday, taking their cue from regional equities, after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s last meeting showed a lack of [...]
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Asian markets down after US jobs disappoint, oil plunges

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

Asian markets headed into the weekend on a negative note Friday following a sell-off on Wall Street, US jobs data coming in below par and a dive in oil prices fuelling losses [...]
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Asian stocks edge lower on mixed signals from Fed minutes

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

In this Wednesday, July 8, 2015, file photo, a statue of George Washington stands at Federal Hall near the flag-covered pillars of the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. [...]
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Mahathir Still Hates Currency Traders 20 Years After Asia Crisis

07-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

As the Asian financial crisis raged on two decades ago, then Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad committed economic heresy by rejecting an International Monetary Fund [...]
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Mahathir Still Hates Currency Traders 20 Years After Asia Crisis

07-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

As the Asian financial crisis raged on two decades ago, Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad committed economic heresy by rejecting an International Monetary Fund [...]
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Make Way For Southeast Asia’s Newest Car Hubs Amid Consumer Boom

07-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

To get a taste of Southeast Asia’s burgeoning 600 million-strong consumer base and what it means for economic growth, take a look at the car industry. Car makers are [...]
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Asian Crisis That Crippled Indonesia Also Forged Economic Reform

06-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

For Fuad Bawazier, the financial crisis that moved like a wrecking ball through the Indonesian economy two decades ago remains a source of deep regret. As finance minister in [...]
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Two Decades After Crisis, These Three Asia Markets Are Still Down

06-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Three stock markets have never returned to the peaks they achieved in the years before the Asian financial crisis triggered a region-wide sell-off two decades ago. [...]
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Asian markets bounce from early losses but N Korea still in view

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

Asian markets rebounded to sit mostly higher on Wednesday as early nervousness over North Korea’s latest sabre-rattling gave way to bargain-buying following the [...]
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Asian shares subdued as missile fallout weighs on sentiment

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

Asian shares were muted Wednesday as the geopolitical fallout from North Korea’s long-range missile launch weighed on investor sentiment amid trading thinned by the US [...]
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Trump, world leaders head to G20 summit under N Korea shadow

Trump, world leaders head to G20 summit under N Korea shadow

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

US President Donald Trump meets other world leaders at Germany’s G20 summit from Friday, with North Korea’s first successful test of an intercontinental ballistic [...]
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Asia learns to adapt to Korean tensions; Fed views awaited

06-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian share markets inched back into the black on Wednesday as investors wagered the latest flare-up of tensions on the Korean peninsula would fade away like so many others. [...]
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