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Asia-Pacific markets downbeat as coronavirus infections reach 1 million and US weekly jobless claims hit 6.6 million

04-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Most Asia-Pacific stock markets slipped Friday, as sentiment turned downbeat on the coronavirus’ latest grim markers: US weekly jobless claims hit 6.6 million and the [...]
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Oil dips after record rally, Asia stocks mixed as weekend looms

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

Crude prices slipped Friday after the previous day’s record surge as traders questioned Donald Trump’s claims that Russia and Saudi Arabia were set to slash [...]
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Pandemic fears curb global stocks as markets wait on US jobs test next

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

Asian share markets were pinned down on Thursday, haunted by the rising US coronavirus death toll, and with investors braced for more signs of economic pain in the [...]
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Asian stocks slip as Trump warns of horrors to come

02-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 10:52 AM

Asian equities fell for a second session on Thursday, after a dire warning about the US coronavirus death toll had investors looking to the safety of dollars and bonds and [...]
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Asia markets fall, HSBC tumbles to lowest level since 2009 as investors are ‘flat-out bundle of nerves’ about coronavirus

02-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 10:51 AM

Asia markets slid Thursday, following a sell-off on Wall Street sparked by growing worries about global economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic. The US key benchmarks [...]
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Asia markets extend Wall St losses as traders eye growing crisis

02-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 10:50 AM

Equity markets fell in Asia on Thursday, tracking a sharp drop on Wall Street as the deadly coronavirus sweeps the planet, with the infection rate fast approaching one [...]
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Asian shares skid on virus worries, bleak BOJ survey

02-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares mostly fell Wednesday, on continuing worries about the economic fallout from the pandemic as reports of coronavirus cases keep surging in various regions. [...]
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Asian equities in March see biggest foreign outflows since 2008

02-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Asian equities recorded their biggest foreign outflow in at least 12 years in March, hit by the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on businesses across the region, with most [...]
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Asian stocks suffer sell-off as virus uncertainty casts shadow

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

Asian and European markets mostly dropped Wednesday after suffering a diabolical first quarter, with traders contemplating the prospect of lengthy lockdowns as the [...]
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Stocks under pressure after biggest quarterly drop since 2008

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:55 AM

Asian shares faced another leg lower on Wednesday as the coronavirus sharply slows global growth, leading a gauge of world stocks to post its biggest quarterly decline in [...]
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Asia virus latest: Burma reports first death, China factory turnaround

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Here are the latest developments in Asia related to the coronavirus pandemic: First confirmed death in Myanmar Myanmar reported its first coronavirus deatha 69-year-old man [...]
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Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street health-care-led rally

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian shares were mixed after some benchmarks lost earlier gains Tuesday, following a rally in US stocks that mostly was spurred by health care companies’ announcements [...]
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Stocks rise, oil rebounds as China data boosts virus-hit economy

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

European stock markets extended gains Tuesday after a largely positive showing across Asia and as oil prices rebounded from 18-year lows, with a jump in Chinese factory [...]
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Asia stocks advance on surprise gain in Chinese manufacturing, global stimulus to stave off recession

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Most Asia markets advanced Tuesday, as investors weighed a surprise expansion in Chinese manufacturing and global stimulus steps against the mounting human and economic toll [...]
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Asia markets mostly up after Wall St rally but nerves remain

01-Apr-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Stocks in Asia and Europe enjoyed gains Tuesday following another rally on Wall Street, while oil bounced and traders welcomed a surprise jump in Chinese factory [...]
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