Asia stocks begin new month on firmer footing after torrid Oct

Asia stocks begin new month on firmer footing after torrid Oct

TOKYO (Reuters) – Battered equity investors got Asia off to a positive start for November, as Thursday’s session benefited from another strong performance on Wall Street, while the pound jumped on a report Britain has secured a deal that would give its financial services firms continued access to European markets after Brexit. Visitors are seen […]

Asia stocks tepid in final day of rough October

Asia stocks tepid in final day of rough October

Stocks in Asia posted mixed results in the early hours of Wednesday trade, marking a tepid conclusion to what’s been a brutal October for shares. South Korea’s Kospi was slightly lower in early trade, with shares of heavyweight Samsung Electronics rising 1.53 percent. The stock’s move came on the back of the release of a […]

Pakistan, India clash in Asia Cup Hockey Trophy final

Pakistan, India clash in Asia Cup Hockey Trophy final

Pakistan, India clash in Asia Cup Hockey Trophy final MUSCUT: Pakistan will take on defending champions India in the summit clash of the Asian Hockey Champions Trophy at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat on Sunday. The Men in Green qualified for the fifth Asia Cup final after beating Malaysia in the penalty shootout. […]

Southeast Asia benefits from FDI surge in first half

Southeast Asia benefits from FDI surge in first half

SINGAPORE — Southeast Asian countries received more foreign direct investment in the first half of this year from a year ago, and this trend is set to continue as escalating U.S.-China trade tensions prompt manufacturers to relocate production from China. According to last week’s report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, net […]

Dyson: a British inventor pivots to Asia

Dyson: a British inventor pivots to Asia

James Dyson churned out 5,126 prototypes before perfecting the final version of the machine that would make his name and fortune. A quarter of a century after that bagless vacuum cleaner went on sale, his eponymous company’s attempt to enter the automotive arena with a series of electric cars from 2021 will allow for far […]

Asia is more vulnerable than the US to stock market sell-off, analyst says

Asia is more vulnerable than the US to stock market sell-off, analyst says

“Unfortunately this is the beginning. I think that when we get sentiment shifts like these, they always last longer than we would like to see and we could see the selling continue for some time,” she added. Markets in Asia tumbled on Thursday morning, following in the footsteps of Wall Street which shrugged off several […]

Stocks plunge in Asia after Wall Street sell-off

Stocks plunge in Asia after Wall Street sell-off

Image copyright Getty Images Asia stocks have joined a sell-off after a bruising session on Wall Street which saw two of the three main indexes erase their gains for the year. Tokyo stocks slumped more than 3%, while losses pushed the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 into negative territory for the year. […]

'Destructive Invasive Pest' From Asia Spotted in New York

'Destructive Invasive Pest' From Asia Spotted in New York

A “destructive invasive pest” from Asia was recently confirmed in New York. Download the Hudson Valley Post App The New York State Departments of Environmental Conservation and Agriculture and Markets confirmed that live and dead spotted lanternflies were found at a tree nursery in Deer Park, Suffolk County, in a shipment originating from Pennsylvania. “We […]

Sigma Systems Expands Sales Team in Asia-Pacific and North America

Sigma Systems Expands Sales Team in Asia-Pacific and North America

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 22, 2018–Sigma Systems, the global leader in catalog-driven software, is pleased to announce the expansion of its sales team in Asia and North America with the addition of Ivan Evans and Berlin Bedesse. Ivan joins Sigma Systems as the Vice President of Sales for Asia-Pacific from Sandvine, the leading provider of network policy […]

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