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Asian stocks mixed following Wall Street losses

14-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday following Wall Street’s declines while oil prices eased after two days of strong gains. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index fell [...]
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Asian shares, dollar wobble as investors brace for Fed outcome

14-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares and the dollar were on tenterhooks on Tuesday as the Federal Reserve prepared to review rates later in the day, with financial markets focused on how the Fed [...]
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ADB trims growth forecast for Asia due to slowdown in India

14-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Asian Development Bank on Tuesday trimmed its economic growth forecast this year for developing Asia to 5.6 percent. The revision was slightly below the previous [...]
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Fitch: Asean Banks’ Challenges Persist, Weighing on 2017 Outlook

14-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Most of Asean’s banking sectors are likely to face weak loan demand and further pressure on asset quality in 2017. Fitch Ratings has maintained its negative banking [...]
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Asia energy firms rally with oil after output cut deal

13-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Energy firms in Asia surged with rocketing oil prices on Monday after 11 non-OPEC countries agreed to huge cuts in crude production, while Saudi Arabia also signalled a [...]
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Asian shares edge down, but on track for weekly gains

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares edged down on Friday but were on track for weekly gains, while the euro became more settled after the volatility seen in the wake of the European Central [...]
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Asian shares meander as ECB-inspired rally fades

10-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares meandered Friday as an overnight rally in US markets helped by the European Central Bank’s decision to extend its bond-buying economic stimulus programme [...]
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Asia markets build on global rally with ECB in focus

09-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A global stocks rally extended into Asia on Thursday, with investors betting the European Central Bank will prolong its stimulus programme, while the positive mood helped [...]
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Vietnam Warns of Return of Protectionism as TPP Hopes Fade

09-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Vietnam prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc warned of the risk of returning protectionism as Southeast Asian nations brace for potentially tighter trade controls in the US [...]
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East Asian stocks set for better 2017 if Trump thump turns into Trump bump

09-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

East Asian stocks are expected to have a better run next year, provided US equities perform well on US President-elect Donald Trump’s tax cut plans and investors [...]
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Asia shares hit 1-month peak, bonds bet on ECB support

09-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares hopped higher on Thursday after Wall Street strode to new records and bonds rallied on wagers the European Central Bank would extend its asset buying campaign at [...]
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Asian stocks advance ahead of ECB decision

09-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose on Thursday after an overnight surge on US markets. Investors were focused the European Central Bank’s meeting later in the day. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian stocks mostly higher on record Dow, telecom news

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were mostly higher Wednesday, cheered by gains on Wall Street and optimism about the telecommunications industry. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei [...]
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Asian shares edge up as markets look to ECB after Italian jolt

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares edged up on Wednesday as investors covered short positions and looked to the upcoming policy meeting of the European Central Bank for comfort after a referendum [...]
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Asian markets mostly up but Trump caution sets in

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most markets extended gains in Asia Wednesday after another record close on Wall Street but dealers were cautious after the recent Donald Trump-fuelled rally. After the surge [...]
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