CNBCChina markets fall more than 2% after Trump threatens new tariffs; rest of Asia declinesCNBCChina markets led losses in Asia on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump fired a fresh salvo in the ongoing trade spat between the U.S. and China. Trump said on Monday that he had asked the U.S. Trade Representative to identify […]
The American ConservativeDid Trump Really Hand Asia to China During the Kim Summit?The American ConservativeMeanwhile Hong Kong's South China Morning Post picked up the same theme: “Trump Hands Xi Jinping a Win in Singapore—And May Have Handed All of Asia to China,” it blared in one headline. Did China really get that much? There was […]
Fox Sports AsiaAfter woeful Korea, Asia needs Japan to step upFox Sports AsiaJohn Duerden reflects on an a disappointing opening for Asia and why Japan can help lift the gloom. MOSCOW –It is up to Japan to lift the first round of games for Asia at the 2018 World Cup from disappointing to satisfactory when […]
LNG Spot Prices In Asia Spike To Four-Year HighsOilPrice.comSpot LNG prices for July delivery in North Asia spiked some $1.80 per million British thermal units (MMBtu) last week to settle at $11.60/MMBtu – a massive increase for the super cooled fuel and a seasonal four year high. This time last year prices ...and more »
EJ InsightFast Asia Open: RBA meeting minutes, Hong Kong unemploymentFinancial TimesIn Asia-Pacific equities, futures tip Sydney's S&P/ASX 200 to rise 0.6 at the open, while Tokyo's Topix is set to gain 0.2 per cent and Hong Kong's Hang Seng is expected to drop 0.6 per cent when trading begins. The economic calendar for Tuesday has […]
The Straits TimesAsia Briefs: Altantuya's father to meet Malaysian AGThe Straits TimesPETALING JAYA • The father of murdered Mongolian model Altantuya Shaariibuu is meeting with Malaysian Attorney-General Tommy Thomas today, to discuss how the case could be reopened. Ms Altantuya, 28, was believed to have been shot dead before ...and more »
Telegraph.co.ukVisit the unspoiled Africa of south-east Asia – before it's too lateTelegraph.co.ukMangroves are also one of the world's primary storers of 'blue carbon' – a term given to carbon accumulated in coastal and marine ecosystems. Koh Phra Thong's mangroves are pristine, though in many other parts of south-east Asia they haven't fared as ...
BloombergEmerging Asia Hit by Biggest Foreign Investor Exodus Since 2008Bloomberg“It's not a great set-up for emerging markets,” James Sullivan, head of Asia ex-Japan equities research at JPMorgan Chase & Co., told Bloomberg TV from Singapore. “We've still only priced in about two thirds of the U.S. rate increases we expect to see ...Emerging Asia Hit […]
Wall Street JournalTrade Worries Pervade Asia MarketsWall Street JournalHolidays helped buffer Chinese markets from amped-up U.S.-China trade tensions—at least until Tuesday—but other parts of the Asia-Pacific weren't so lucky. Despite U.S. equities rebounding by the close of trading Friday, declines built throughout ...