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Asian markets mostly up in holiday-thinned trade

04-May-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly fell on Wednesday as investors await the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting later in the day and the release of key US jobs data at the end of the [...]
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Profit-taking trips up Asian stocks, Korean won slips on Trump trade threat

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slipped on Friday as investors took profits after a strong week, while the Korean won weakened after US President Donald Trump said he would renegotiate or [...]
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Asia markets retreat after strong week, eye on US data

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian investors on Friday wound down after a strong week, with profit-taking weighing on most markets and attention turning to the release of US growth data later in the day. [...]
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Asia stocks firm as markets mull Trump’s tax plan

28-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Thursday as investors assessed the scant details of President Donald Trump’s US tax overhaul. Japan’s central bank kept its [...]
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Asian markets go into reverse with questions over Trump tax plan

28-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets took a step back Thursday after a four-day rally, tracking a weak lead from Wall Street, as traders assess the chances of Congress passing Donald Trump’s [...]
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Asian shares pull back from highs on doubts over Trump’s tax plan

28-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

- Asian shares eased from a near two-year high on Thursday as a long-awaited US tax cut plan failed to inspire investors, though sentiment remained supported by global growth [...]
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Asian markets extend global rally into third day

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asia’s equity rally pressed on for a fourth day Wednesday following another record close on Wall Street and with investor optimism high as Donald Trump is expected to [...]
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Asian stocks hover near two-year highs on US optimism, euro steady

27-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks extended gains for a fifth consecutive day on Wednesday, as renewed optimism about the world’s biggest economy brightened the outlook for risky assets [...]
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Asian markets, euro build on gains as eyes move to Trump

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets extended gains Tuesday while the euro held up following Emmanuel Macron’s first round presidential election win in France, with investors now looking [...]
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Asia stocks near two-year high, euro steady as French vote lifts mood

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian equities hit a near two-year high on Tuesday, buoyed by a jump in risk appetite following the centrist victory in the first round of the French presidential election [...]
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Asian stocks mixed as investors mull French election outcome

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed Monday as investors weighed the results of the first round of the French presidential election. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 rose [...]
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Vietnam Bank Aims to Fetch $700 Million Selling Major Stake

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The first Vietnamese bank granted government approval to sell a majority stake to a foreign investor could attract an investment of at least $700 million. Saigon Joint Stock [...]
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Asian markets chase record Wall St close on hopes for US stimulus

22-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets built on a Wall Street rally Friday as geopolitical fears gave way to fresh hopes for Donald Trump’s stimulus after his top finance man said a US tax [...]
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Asian stocks climb, euro surrenders gains as French election jitters return

22-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were set to end the week with a bang, lifted by bets on strong US earnings and tax reform, while the euro retreated from a three-week high as jitters returned [...]
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Asian stocks advance after US markets rally

22-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose Friday ahead of the first round of voting in France’s closely watched presidential election, after Wall Street rallied on strong corporate earnings. [...]
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