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Asia stocks climb pre-G20, oil up on U.S.-Iran feud

Asia stocks climb pre-G20, oil up on U.S.-Iran feud

Published 24/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Stock markets in Asia inched higher on Monday on hopes that U.S. and Chinese leaders will be able to get trade [more…]

India’s space startups ignite investor interest

India’s space startups ignite investor interest

Published 23/06/2019

MUMBAI (Reuters) - From companies building palm-sized satellites to those aiming to propel satellites into space using cleaner fuels, a new wave of space technology [more…]

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Published 18/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Most Asian stock markets rose on Tuesday but gains were capped by investor caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy [more…]

Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism- yuan falters

Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism- yuan falters

Published 10/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Asian shares, European and U.S. stock futures rose on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico [more…]

U.S. stock futures, oil slide as trade wars stoke global recession…

U.S. stock futures, oil slide as trade wars stoke global recession…

Published 03/06/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures, Asian share markets and oil prices slipped to multi-month lows on Monday on worries intensifying Sino-U.S. tensions and Washington’s [more…]

Collapsed Jet Airways’ ex-partners, rivals scramble to fill India…

Collapsed Jet Airways’ ex-partners, rivals scramble to fill India…

Published 03/06/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - Former partners and rivals of Jet Airways Ltd are launching replacement routes and looking for new codeshare partners as they scramble to [more…]

From sky farms to lab-grown shrimp, Singapore eyes food future

From sky farms to lab-grown shrimp, Singapore eyes food future

Published 30/05/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore, the tiny Southeast Asian city-state, is an unlikely place for a farming revolution. With tiered fish farms, vegetable plots atop office [more…]

Asia’s billionaires develop taste for boutique wealth managers

Asia’s billionaires develop taste for boutique wealth managers

Published 27/05/2019

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Growing demand by Asia’s rich for independent advisory services and access to a wide variety of investment products is spurring the [more…]

Asia shares come off four-month low, euro steady after fragmented…

Asia shares come off four-month low, euro steady after fragmented…

Published 27/05/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia stocks inched up but remained near four-month lows on Monday amid concerns about U.S.-China tensions while the euro stayed in a [more…]

Huawei unwanted: Asian shops shun phone trade-ins on Google…

Huawei unwanted: Asian shops shun phone trade-ins on Google…

Published 23/05/2019

SINGAPORE/MANILA (Reuters) - Mobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for trade-ins, as more consumers look to offload their [more…]