• Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
    FOREIGN INVESTORS EXPECTED  TO STAY IN ASEAN MARKETS 
    Foreign investors continued to buy Asean stocks in the first two weeks of April with the exception of Malaysian equities.
    Economy
  • Sat, 23 Feb 2019 05:50
    Global equities climb on hopeful trade talk vibes
    Boosterish claims of progress in US-China trade talks lifted global stocks on Friday, sending Wall Street to its longest winning streak in more than two decades.
    business
  • 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
  • Sat, 29 Dec 2018 07:00
    Stock markets test investor nerves in roller coaster ride
    European equities gained and Wall Street couldn't make up its mind Friday as stock markets zig-zagged towards the year-end finishing line with dizzying volatility.
    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
  • Thu, 29 Nov 2018 11:50
    Dollar down but stocks up in Asia on Fed hopes, focus on Trump-Xi
    The dollar extended losses in Asia while equities rallied after the head of the Federal Reserve hinted at a softer pace of interest rate hikes, though investors remain wary about the weekend's crunch trade talks between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping.
    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
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 06:55
    Global stocks battered as markets face more uncertainty
    Another day of bad news buffeted global equities on Wednesday, sending major indices lower in Asia, Europe and New York.
    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
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 15:01
    Oil prices, stock markets slide; dollar higher
    Global equities sank deeper into the red on Friday following dour economic news from China while a slump in oil prices deepened.
    business
  • Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:15
    Wall Street ends lower on China growth worries
    Chinese economic worries and fears about global growth ate further into US equities on Friday, pushing the Dow lower for the first time in five days.
    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, 12 Oct 2018 17:44
    Equity-based budgeting recommended for solving educational inequities
    The Equitable Education Fund (EEF) has recommended a new budget-allocation approach for the country’s education sector, after extensive research confirms inequalities “rage on” despite massive expenditures.
    national
  • Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
    Brokers plan dual listing of RP firms on Thai exchange
    KTB SECURITIES Thailand Plc (KTBST) and the Philippines -based Unicapital Group are collaborating to bring the top 10 Philippines-based companies for dual listings on the Stock Exchange of Thailand as well as assisting institutional investors from both countries to invest in cross-border equities, fixed income assets and other financial products.
    Corporate
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