• Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
    Citi bullish on Asian equities
    THE bull market in Asian stocks has longer to run, say analysts at Citibank Thailand, even though they note the market has reached a late stage in the investment cycle.
    Economy
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:20
    Asian markets struggle, pound wallows at 20-month low
    Asian equities struggled again Tuesday despite a bounce in New York as investors fret over a perfect storm of issues that have hammered global markets, while the pound remained stuck around 20-year lows on Brexit uncertainty.
    business
  • Thu, 22 Nov 2018 13:06
    Asian markets steady as US takes a break
    Asian equities stabilised Thursday following a modest rebound in energy and tech stocks on Wall Street, with US markets closed for the Thanksgiving holiday.
    business
  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 14:59
    Asian markets mostly lower as energy firms tank
    Asian equities mostly fell again Wednesday extending the previous day's geopolitics-fuelled sell-off, with energy firms taking another battering in response to an oil market rout.
    business
  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 13:58
    Asian markets suffer fresh losses, energy firms tank
    Asian equities fell again Wednesday extending the previous day's geopolitics-fuelled sell-off, with energy firms taking another battering in response to an oil market rout.
    business
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 15:28
    Asian markets mostly down on China tariff fears
    Most Asian equities sank on Friday as investors fret that the US will ramp up its trade war with China by imposing fresh tariffs, while chip-makers were among the biggest losers following a sharp sell-off in New York.
    business
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:20
    Asian investors fight to recover after emerging market rout
    Asian equities were mixed Thursday following the previous day's rout as concerns about contagion from emerging markets fray investor nerves, while sentiment is also being dampened by the possibility of further US tariffs on China.
    business
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:56
    Asian equities dive as emerging market fears add to trade woes
    Asian markets tumbled Wednesday on growing concerns about emerging market economies, adding to the uncertainty stoked by Donald Trump's trade rows with China and Canada.
    business
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:00
    Infrastructure spree keeps regional stocks on growth path, say experts
    THAI and other Asian equities remain attractive as urbanisation and an infrastructure building spree drive economic growth in the region, fund managers say.
    Economy
  • Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:46
    Asian markets mostly up but trade war fears keep dealers on edge
    Asian equities rose Wednesday on bargain-buying after the previous day's battering, but investors remain anxious as the threat of a China-US trade war hangs over markets.
    business
  • Mon, 18 Jun 2018 14:46
    Asian equities hit as Trump tariffs spark trade war fears
    Fresh fears of a trade war between the world's top two economies sent most Asian markets tumbling on Monday after the United States and China imposed tit-for-tat tariffs on billions of dollars of imports.
    business
  • Thu, 31 May 2018 14:33
    Asian markets recover with euro as Italy fears ease
    Asian equities bounced back Thursday from the previous day's mauling while the euro held on to a recovery as fears of turmoil in Italy were soothed by conciliatory noises from the country's two biggest populist parties.
    business
  • Wed, 30 May 2018 10:36
    Asian markets, euro plunge with US and Europeans on Italy turmoil
    Asian equities and the euro sank Wednesday as turmoil in Italy sparked a frantic dash for safety, while investors have also been spooked by fresh worries about the China-US trade row.
    business
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:38
    Asia equities mostly down on tech selling but dollar holds up
    Further weakness in the technology sector dragged on Asian equities Thursday while the dollar eased from its latest rally but it held most gains as US Treasury yields sat at four-year highs.
    business
  • Mon, 20 Feb 2017 01:00
    Asian equities ‘still a good bet amid volatility’
    JOSHUA CRABB, head of Asian equities at Old Mutual Global Investors, shares his views on Asian equities in the latest in our series featuring fund managers and leading market experts.
    ASEAN+
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