BloombergEuropean Stocks, U.S. Futures Climb Amid Earnings: Markets Wrap ...BloombergEuropean stocks rose with U.S. futures as traders looked toward company results after mixed economic data out of China spurred declines for Asian shares.and more »
Nikkei Asian ReviewSubway operator Tokyo Metro teaches tricks of the trade in AsiaNikkei Asian ReviewTOKYO -- Tokyo Metro, which runs the city's largest subway network, is providing behind-the-scenes support to counterparts elsewhere in Asia, including helping a subway operator in Vietnam with management and offering worker training in the Philippines.
TechCrunchGolden Equator Capital and Korea Investment Partners announce $88M Southeast Asia fundTechCrunchThere's more money flowing into Southeast Asia's tech startup scene after Singapore's Golden Equator Capital and Seoul-based Korea Investment Partners announced plans for a collaborative $88 million (SG$120 million) fund for the region. The two ...and more »
BloombergSaudis Offer Extra Oil in Asia as OPEC Leader Pumps MoreBloombergThe Middle East kingdom is offering extra crude volumes on top of its contractual supplies to some buyers in Asia, according to people with knowledge of the matter, as the OPEC's defacto leader plans record oil output after unwinding a deal with its ...and more »
CNBCFor Asia's soccer teams to succeed, work starts off the fieldCNBCSouth Korea and Japan are the only Asian countries that regularly qualify for World Cup tournaments. While soccer is played throughout the region, long-standing sociocultural beliefs prevent the rest of Asia's nations from making history at FIFA's ...and more »
The Business TimesAsia stocks retreat on softer-than-expected Chinese dataMarketWatchStocks in Asia fell Monday following Chinese economic data which suggested that the world's second largest economy may be losing steam. China's economy expanded 6.7% year-on-year in the second quarter, slowing from 6.8% in the previous quarter, ...Asia: Markets turn negative as data shows China growth slowingThe Business […]
Financial TimesIran eyes Asia buyers to protect oil exports from US sanctionsFinancial TimesIran is pinning its hopes on Asian oil consumers as it battles to protect crude exports and shield its economy from tough US sanctions. The US has been lobbying oil importers such as India, China and Japan to end crude purchases from Iran, […]
CNBCAsian stocks slip after China economic growth easesCNBCThe easing in growth came on the back of "softer global trade and the tightening of financial policy" since early this year, Oxford Economics' Head of Asia Economics Louis Kuijs said in a note. "We expect growth in H2 to be challenged ... (but) China's ...Asia-Pacific equities lower […]
Asia top stories - weekly summaryICISAsia's benzene market weakened this week amid sharp falls in crude futures overnight, as global commodities markets were hit hard when the US threatened to impose tariffs on additional $200bn worth of Chinese goods. Asia BD uptrend to be tempered by ...