Tuesday, April 21, 2015   

Hang Seng soars at mid-day
48 mins ago
Hong Kong shares jumped 2.12 percent today, resuming a recent rally on expectations of more Chinese stimulus, while a Wall Street surge also provided support....
CRE offloads non-beer assets
55 mins ago
China Resources Enterprise (0291) said it will sell its non-beer assets for HK$28 billion and 10-percent stake to its parent China Resources (Holdings). ...
Greenback gains in Asia
57 mins ago
The dollar ticked higher today despite comments from a US Federal Reserve official that cast doubt on a mid-year interest rate move, while Greece's bailout ...
Nikkei climbs at break
1 hr 56 mins ago
Tokyo stocks rallied following sharp gains on Wall Street, while a weaker yen supported exporters including Sony and rival Panasonic. The Nikkei 225 inde...
IBM profits, revenue tumble
2 hrs 17 mins ago
Technology heavyweight IBM reported lower profits in the first quarter following another drop in revenues, this time partly due to the strong US dollar. ...
Nikkei closes lower
04-20 14:21
Tokyo's benchmark index pared early losses to close 0.09 percent lower, following a tumble on Wall Street that was fuelled by worries about Greece's future in...
Hang Seng lower at break
04-20 12:29
Hong Kong stocks slipped by 0.29 percent in the morning session as a cut by China in the amount of cash banks must keep in reserve was offset by a clampdown on...
Oil prices rise in Asian trade
04-20 11:39
Oil prices rose in Asia, fueled by sustained unrest in the crude-rich Middle East, while also gaining support on hopes that declining US production will eas...
Nikkei flat by break
04-20 11:23
Tokyo's benchmark index pared early losses to end the morning flat, following a tumble on Wall Street that was fuelled by worries about Greece's future in the...
New Zealand consumer prices ease to to 15-year low
04-20 10:34
New Zealand's annual inflation rate eased to 0.1 percent in the 12 months to March, the lowest in 15 years, official data showed. The cost of living actual...
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