• Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:00
    CHARGED UP for the future
    WHILE many executives of European car companies find Asian markets, particularly Thailand, to be different from elsewhere in the world, Roland Folger may be an exception.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 28 Feb 2019 16:03
    Asian markets down as Kim-Trump summit ends abruptly
    Hong Kong - Asian markets mostly fell Thursday, led by Seoul, as a summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un ended abruptly without an agreement.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 14:56
    Asian markets slump after Fed hikes rates
    Tokyo led a rout of Asian shares Thursday, mirroring big losses on Wall Street after the Fed defied unprecedented pressure from Donald Trump and raised interest rates, sparking fears the move could choke economic growth.
    business
  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:57
    Asian markets fall after week's rally, pound holds up
    Asian markets fell on Friday, putting the region on course to end a broadly positive week on a sour note with China showing more signs of weakness, while traders took their profits off the table.
    business
  • 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
  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 14:34
    Asian markets mostly rise ahead of Trump-Xi, oil extends gains
    Asian markets mostly rose Friday bringing a broadly upbeat week to a positive end as attention turns to the much-anticipated meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping.
    business
  • Wed, 28 Nov 2018 15:11
    Asia markets mostly up on hopes for crunch Trump-Xi trade talks
    Asian markets mostly rose Wednesday on hopes for a positive outcome from Donald Trump's high-stakes trade talks with Xi Jinping, while dovish comments from the Federal Reserve's number-two suggested the bank could slow its pace of interest rate hikes.
    business
  • Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:09
    Asian markets mostly up as eyes turn to Trump-Xi talks
    Most Asian markets rose Monday as investors tentatively pick up cheap stocks, with focus on an expected meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the weekend that will be watched for signs of a softening in the China-US trade war.
    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
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:07
    Asian markets start week on cautious note
    Asian markets were largely flat on Monday morning following weak US trading at the end of last week and as nervousness over Chinese growth put pressure on global equities.
    business
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:52
    Asian markets rally as investors see positive in US gridlock
    Asian markets climbed Thursday, building on a global rally as investors bet that gridlock in Washington will clip Donald Trump's wings, preventing him from driving through measures that would likely push up US interest rates.
    business
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:46
    Asian markets climb as US parties on course to split House, Senate
    Asian markets rose Wednesday as investors tracked results from the US midterm elections with pollsters tipping Congress to be split, in line with forecasts.
    business
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:21
    Asian markets retreat as trade deal euphoria fades
    Asian markets fell Monday after Donald Trump's top economics adviser downplayed the chances of a quick deal to end the China-US trade war, taking the wind out of the sails of last week's rally.
    business
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:29
    Most Asian markets retreat as trade deal euphoria fades
    Asian markets mostly fell Monday after Donald Trump's top economics adviser took the wind out of their sails by downplaying the chances of a quick deal to end the China-US trade war.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:24
    Asian markets surge as Trump tweet lifts trade hopes
    Hong Kong and Shanghai led another rally across Asian markets Friday after Donald Trump's tweet hailing positive talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping was seized on by dealers hoping for a breakthrough in their trade row.
    business
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