Archive for November, 2016

VN Index slips under 660 points

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Vn Economic Times | 2:15 PM

Index down for fourth day in a row on November 29 and joined by other main indexes. The VN Index closed lower for the fourth day in succession on November 29 and under the [...] » More

Bourses: Shares down for four sessions

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 2:15 PM

Shares tumbled again on the two local exchanges on November 29 as foreign investors continued offloading local assets, putting pressure on market sentiment, and pessimism on [...] » More

Business briefs November 30

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | | 2:14 PM

* Saigon Beer-Alcohol-Beverage Corporation (SAB) will make its debut on the HCM City exchange on December 6, offering 641.28 million shares at the reference price of [...] » More

Thailand Begins Royal Succession Process

Thailand Begins Royal Succession Process

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Benar News | 8:57 AM

The Thai parliament announced Tuesday that it would formally invite Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to become king of Thailand’s 68 million people and occupy the throne [...] » More

Asian traders on edge with oil, Italy worries in view

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian traders moved cautiously Tuesday, with the recent Trump-fuelled rally subdued by profit-taking, uncertainty over a crucial vote in Italy at the weekend and worries [...] » More

Southeast Asia Currency Slide Inflates a $20 Billion Debt Bill

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Here we go again. Southeast Asia is bracing for rising debt bills as the region’s currencies slide. The amount that the area’s companies, banks and governments [...] » More

Asian markets mixed amid fears over oil, Italy’s referendum

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed Tuesday as concerns over an OPEC oil production cut and Italy’s constitutional referendum cast a pall on the markets. KEEPING SCORE: The [...] » More

We need a leader who can bring hope to HK, Li Ka-shing says

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s richest man, Li Ka-shing, has promised to elect a leader who is “capable of bringing hope” to the city, having secured a seat on the committee [...] » More

This Chinese Businessman Says He’s Now ‘More Careful’ about Investing in HK

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Fortune | 6:00 AM

Chen Hongtian says increased political activism could drive investors to “places such as Singapore.” A Chinese entrepreneur who recently invested almost $1 [...] » More

CSC Financial’s HK IPO seeks as much as $1.06b

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

CSC Financial Co, the Beijing-based brokerage and investment bank, and an existing shareholder are seeking as much as $1.06 billion in a Hong Kong initial public offering. [...] » More

Shenzhen Link Lifts HK’s Small Caps to Highest in a Month

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s small-cap stocks climbed to a one-month high ahead of their inclusion in the upcoming exchange link with Shenzhen. The Hang Seng Composite Small Cap Index [...] » More

Support HK’s democracy

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Postandcourier | 6:00 AM

Two years ago Donald Trump advised President Obama to stay out of the civil conflict between Hong Kong’s demonstrators for greater self-rule and the crackdown by the [...] » More

HK’s rebellious lawmaker Yau Wai-ching

HK’s rebellious lawmaker Yau Wai-ching

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Yau Wai-ching is the youngest woman to be elected to Hong Kong’s parliament – and she has been called many things, including: “radical”, [...] » More

China lodges protest with Singapore over armoured vehicles seized in HK

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | IBT | 6:00 AM

A protest against Singapore has been launched by China’s Foreign Ministry in connection with the nine armoured vehicles belonging to the Singapore Armed Forces that [...] » More

Meitu’s HK IPO to value China photo app maker at up to $4.5 billion: IFR

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese photo app and mobile phone maker Meitu Inc is set to launch an up to $735 million IPO in Hong Kong that would value it at as much as $4.5 billion, IFR reported, [...] » More