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Asia energy stocks climb as Brent hovers near $70 – Financial Times

Financial Times Asia energy stocks climb as Brent hovers near $70Financial TimesAsia Pacific currencies were trending weaker on Tuesday as an extended fall by the dollar eased in morning trading. The US dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of peers and sank to a three-year intraday low of 90.279 on Monday, was […]

Asia stocks take a breather to trade mixed – Citywire.co.uk

Citywire.co.uk Asia stocks take a breather to trade mixedCitywire.co.ukAsian equities were trading mixed on Tuesday in morning session, taking a breather from an upbeat start for the year, in the absence of fresh catalysts to spur the rally on and as the dollar nursed overnight losses. The MSCI Asia Pacific index slipped …and more » Source: […]

Fast Asia Open: Japan PPI, Australia vehicle sales – Financial Times

Fast Asia Open: Japan PPI, Australia vehicle salesFinancial TimesCitigroup has become the first big Wall Street bank to disclose internal data on gender pay, bowing to an activist shareholder that last year launched an unsuccessful campaign against six of the largest US financial institutions. The disclosure is … Source: Asia

Scientists: Cooperation to Curb Asia's Climate Risks Still Too Rare – Voice of America

Voice of America Scientists: Cooperation to Curb Asia's Climate Risks Still Too RareVoice of AmericaWhen heavy monsoon rains triggered unprecedented flooding last August in the area around western Nepal's Babai and West Rapti rivers, the swollen waters crossed the border into India within a few hours. But swift warnings from Nepali authorities to the … […]

Asia Pacific currencies' gains push dollar to fresh 3-year low – Financial Times

Asia Pacific currencies' gains push dollar to fresh 3-year lowFinancial TimesAsia Pacific currencies firmed against the US dollar on Monday as the dollar index fell to a fresh three year low. Japan's yen strengthened 0.3 per cent at ¥110.64 against the greenback while the Australian dollar was up 0.5 per cent at $0.7953 and the […]

Why 2018 Will Be A Renaissance Year For Asia IPOs, Undercutting New York – Forbes

Forbes Why 2018 Will Be A Renaissance Year For Asia IPOs, Undercutting New YorkForbesHong Kong ended 2017 placing third in the global IPO race. That's the first time in three years that the city lost its coveted fundraising top spot to New York — and the first time ever to fall behind Shanghai. But early […]

Nomura hires new Asia head of debt capital markets from Singapore's Grab – Financial Times

Nomura hires new Asia head of debt capital markets from Singapore's GrabFinancial TimesNomura has hired Guy Smith as head of debt capital markets for Asia ex-Japan from Grab, a Singapore-based ride-hailing and technology company, according to an internal memo seen by the Financial Times. Mr Smith was head of strategic and corporate … Source: Asia

Asia named as growth catalyst – Bangkok Post

Bangkok Post Asia named as growth catalystBangkok PostAsia-Pacific will drive demand for air travel over the next two decades, according to the 2018 Air Travel Outlook report produced by Expedia in collaboration with the Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC). Based on the International Air Transport …and more » Source: Asia

Asia stocks advance toward historic highs, US earnings test – Reuters

Reuters Asia stocks advance toward historic highs, US earnings testReutersSYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares crept toward all-time peaks on Monday after Wall Street boasted its best start to a year in over a decade, with brisk economic growth and benign inflation proving a potent cocktail for risk appetite. MSCI's broadest …and more » Source: Asia

Asia Stocks Rise as Earnings Awaited, Won Weakens: Markets Wrap – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Asia Stocks Rise as Earnings Awaited, Won Weakens: Markets WrapBloombergAsian equities edged higher ahead of the start of the region's earnings season this week, with investors betting that the outlook for economic growth and profits is strong enough to support record-high stock prices. The Korean won fell. Shares from …Asian stocks trade mixed following […]