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The 5 top Asia Pacific ex-Japan equity PMs revealed

The 5 top Asia Pacific ex-Japan equity PMs revealed

Asia has achieved plenty of economic success over the past few decades and is very much at the forefront of the global economy. According to the IMF, Asia accounts for more than 60% of world growth and is projected to grow at 5.6% in 2018. However, there are signs that as the global economy […]

Asia shares extend slump as global sentiment sours

Asia shares extend slump as global sentiment sours

By Andrew Galbraith SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Stocks in Asia fell on Friday as global sentiment soured on issues ranging from trade worries, Italy’s 2019 budget, higher U.S. interest rates and growth concerns in China that led to a slump in Chinese shares in the previous session. Early in the trading day, MSCI’s broadest index of […]

Asia shares sag after retreat on Wall St, weaker Japan data

Asia shares sag after retreat on Wall St, weaker Japan data

KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index sank 0.8 percent to 22,658.16 and the Kospi in South Korea lost 0.9 percent to 2,148.31. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index gave up 0.6 percent to 25,309.04 and the Shanghai Composite index tumbled 2.9 percent to 2,486.21. Australia’s S&P ASX 200 reversed losses to gain 0.1 percent, ending at […]

Momentum fades after global stock rebound

Momentum fades after global stock rebound

Wednesday 14:35 BST What you need to know Momentum fades from Wall Street stock rally ahead of Fed minutes Dollar picks up as investors look toward minutes from Fed rate-setting meeting Netflix up 8% after subscriber growth beats forecasts Pound’s rally cools as investors track Brexit politics Hot topic Technology stocks were in demand after […]

Amazing stat: Justin Thomas has three wins in his eight starts in Asia

Amazing stat: Justin Thomas has three wins in his eight starts in Asia

Justin Thomas hits his tee shot on the 2nd hole during the final round of the PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club on Aug. 12.(Photo: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports) After finishing in a tie for third in the Frys.com Open to begin the 2015-16 wraparound season, Justin Thomas was sitting in a restaurant in the […]

Asia stocks bounce modestly but Saudi tensions limit gains

Asia stocks bounce modestly but Saudi tensions limit gains

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks bounced modestly on Tuesday, gaining a toe-hold after a week of heavy losses, although increasing tensions between Saudi Arabia and the West fanned geopolitical concerns and capped gains. People walk past an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average (top R) and Japanese yen’s exchange rate against the U.S. dollar outside […]

From Brexit to Asia

From Brexit to Asia

FT subscribers can click here to receive Brussels Briefing every day by email. This is shaping up to be a big week for news in Europe, and we don’t just mean the make-or-break elections in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.  Brexit talks have stalled badly — dashing expectations of an early breakthrough. Bavaria’s elections could further […]

Asia-Pacific PR Pioneer Serge Dumont Steps Down From Omnicom

Asia-Pacific PR Pioneer Serge Dumont Steps Down From Omnicom

BEIJING — Serge Dumont, who helped lay the groundwork for the rise of public relations in China, is leaving his Omnicom Group role after 12 years.  Dumont, who joined Omnicom in 2006, has held the twin roles of vice-chairman and Asia-Pacific chairman since 2011, focusing in particular on the group’s Greater China business operations. According […]

Family Of Pak Christian First To Face Death For Blasphemy Holds Out Hope

Family Of Pak Christian First To Face Death For Blasphemy Holds Out Hope

Asia Bibi is at the centre of a case that has divided Pakistan, drawn prayers from the Vatican (AFP) London:  The family of Asia Bibi, a Christian mother who faces becoming the first person to be executed for blasphemy in Pakistan, said they hoped the Supreme Court would free her. But in any case they […]

Sneak Peek of Fashion X DFW – South Asia

Sneak Peek of Fashion X DFW – South Asia

WFAA’s Kara Sewell and video producer Maria Delgado got a sneak peek of the Dallas runway show: Fashion X DFW:: South Asia. The show is October 13th at Sixty Five Hundred, in Dallas. For more info visit: http://dallas.fashionx.co/designer-lineup/ © 2018 WFAA Source link

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