CNBCAsia markets set for higher open after record highs on Wall StreetCNBCAsia markets are set for a positive open on the final trading day of the week, following record highs on Wall Street. The Nikkei futures contract in Chicago was at 23,745, while its counterpart in Osaka was at 23,690. The Nikkei 225 last closed […]
BloombergAsia Stocks to Build on Rally; Treasuries Steady: Markets WrapBloombergStocks in Asia look set to round out two strong weeks on a high after U.S. equities climbed to fresh records and concerns surrounding trade tensions eased. Treasury yields held near the highest level this year, while the dollar slipped. Futures on ...and more »
BloombergThe Hamptons of Asia: Where the Ultra-Rich Buy Their Weekend RetreatsBloombergAs the Hamptons empty out with the post-Labor Day exodus, half way around the world some of Asia's favorite weekend retreats are gearing up for the best weather of the year. Summer monsoons are giving way to dryer and cooler temperatures across ...
New York TimesYour Friday News Briefing: Russia, India, PandasNew York TimesAsia and Australia Edition. Your Friday News Briefing: Russia, India, PandasYour Friday News Briefing: Russia, India, Pandas. By Alisha Haridasani Gupta. Sept. 20, 2018. (Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning. Russia's ...
The Conversation UKRhino horn must become a socially unacceptable product in AsiaThe Conversation UKAt current rates of loss to poaching, rhino species will be extinct within our lifetimes. The big problem is demand for their horn from Asia. The market for rhino horn is moving from “traditional” medicine to “investment value” as jewellery and other […]
Crushed and friedAsia is not immune to emerging-market woeThe EconomistAnd even where Asia's currencies have remained steady, its stockmarkets have faltered. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index fell by 20% from late January to September 12th, meeting one definition of a “bear market”. Mainland China's markets are struggling.
Ultimate Classic RockLou Gramm and John Payne Join to Tour Foreigner and Asia HitsUltimate Classic RockThe producers went on to describe Payne as “a British musician best known as the lead singer and bassist of the progressive rock group Asia. ... The early '80s marked the start of a solo career as a rock/soul vocalist […]
CNBCAsia markets mixed as investors react to heightened US-China trade tensionsCNBCAsia markets were mixed on Thursday as investors reacted to heightened trade tensions in the ongoing spat between the United States and China. Japan' Nikkei 225 closed near flat at 23,674.93 while the Topix index added 1.94 points, or 0.11 percent, ...and more »
PitchBook News & AnalysisHillhouse tops $10B for record Asia private equity fundPitchBook News & AnalysisThat continues a frenetic stretch of fundraising in Asia for firms of all stripes, with a series of mega-funds emerging on the continent from investors based all over the world. Four different firms have ever raised at least $6 billion for […]