Musk's Starlink internet service to be offered in the Philippines in Q1, Telecom News, ET Telecom

Satellite internet unit of spacex's spacex is on track to enter the market this year. The service will be game-changing for the southeast Asian archipelago. Only seven out of every 100 people have fixed broadband subscriptions in the Philippines.
#Musk #Asian #Philippines #News #Technology #Internet


5 days ago

Recessions risks knock stocks, speculators drawn back to yen

Yen up as post-BOJ moves unwindAsian stock markets struggle to make headway on Thursday. Weak consumer data stoked recession worries and nudged investors toward safe assets such as bonds. Japan's Nikkei (.N225) dropped 1.4%. Fed officials expect U.S. Interest rates above 5% this year.
#Reuters #Asian #Japan #News #Business #Markets


2 weeks ago

Asian shares slip as China says economy slowed further

China reported its economy expanded at a 3 per cent pace last year, less than half 2021’s rate. The Chinese economy is gradually reviving after antivirus controls and a real estate slump dragged on growth last year. Investors are watching to see if Japan's central bank will alter its longstanding policy of keeping its key interest rate at minus 0.1 per cent.
#BusinessNews #Asian #Chinese #China #News #Business #Markets


3 weeks ago

Asian shares slip on weak China economic data - The Economic Times

China's economy hit a bump in the fourth quarter, growing by 2.9% year-on-year. A stringent zero-COVID policy had been forecast to expand 1.8% from a year earlier. More than half of the provinces and municipalities that have released 2023 work reports are targeting above 5.5% growth for 2023.
#TheEconomicTimes #Asian #China #News #Business #Markets


3 weeks ago

Before Market Opens: From asian markets to inflation; 9 things to know at 9 am on January 16, 2023

TL;DR.INdian markets likely to open in the green on the back of upbeat cues from the US and positive trading in Asian markets. The SGX Nifty was trading 12 points or 0.1 percent higher at 18,051.
#INdian #Asian #News #Business #Markets


3 weeks ago

Asian markets open flat on Monday; HDFC Bank to be in focus - Dalal Street Investment Journal

Asian markets open flat on Monday; HDFC Bank to be in focus. Asian markets have opened flat with a positive bias on Monday. Trend on SGX Nifty indicate a gain of 15 points. FII selling has been a persistent problem for domestic markets this year as foreign giants have already sold over Rs 15,000 crore.
#HDFCBank #Asian #News #Business #Markets


3 weeks ago

Asian markets mixed ahead of U.S

Traders worry repeated rate hikes by the Fed and other central banks may tip the world into recession. If the data show lower U.S. Inflation, “another dovish wave may hit markets,” helped by “easing recession fears”.
#Fed #Asian #News #Business #Markets


4 weeks ago

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks approach 4-week highs, oil gains on hopes of 'soft landing'

Asian stocks rallied on Monday to their highest levels since mid-December. The rally was a continuation of strong gains following U.S. Jobs data that showed a jump in the workforce and easing wage growth.
#Asian #News #Business #Markets


4 weeks ago

Chinese mobile firms talk to Indian makers with PLI nod - The Economic Times

Top Chinese smartphone brands are in talks with Indian contract manufacturers to leverage the latter's production-linked incentive ( PLI) scheme approved status. This comes amid a broad push by the Indian government to get smartphone players from Asian neighbours to involve more local players in their manufacturing ecosystem.
#TheEconomicTimes #Chinese #Indian #News #Technology #Mobile


1 months ago

Asian markets mixed ahead of Fed report, US jobs data - The Washington Post

Traders worry the federal reserve and other central banks may be willing to push the world into recession. Inflation might “remain far north of 3% by the end of 2023, simply too high for central bank comfort,” analyst says.
#Fed #Asian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian markets open on a negative note; Govt hikes windfall tax on petroleum and ATF - Dalal Street Investment Journal

Indices have been trading lower amid bad global cues. NSE Nifty 50 index has slipped below 18,200 level. S&P BSE Sensex has lost over 100 points.
#S&PBSESensex #Asian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Dalal Street: Dalal Street starts new year on strong note - The Economic Times

The Sensex closed above 61,000 amid thin trading volumes as several other Asian markets were closed for the New Year Holiday. The US will release the December policy meeting minutes on Wednesday, which investors will parse through for clues on the direction of interest rates.
#Sensex #Asian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian markets mixed after S&P 500 ends worst year since 2008 - The Economic Times

South Korea's Kospi fell 0.5% to 2,225.80 and the Sensex in Mumbai gained 0.4% to 61,115.66. The Dow dropped 0.2% on Friday to close at 33,147.25, down 8.8% for the year. The Nasdaq slipped 0.1% to 10,466.48, racking up an annual loss of 33.1%, including dividends. The S&P 500 posted a 5.9% loss for the month of December and a 19.4%.
#TheEconomicTimes #Asian #500 #SouthKorea #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian markets mixed after S&P 500 ends worst year since 2008 - The Washington Post

Shares began the year mixed on Monday, with most markets closed for New Year holidays. That will likely remain investors’ overarching concern as 2023 begins with persisting uncertainties over the war in Ukraine. A report showed that Chinese manufacturing contracted for a third consecutive month in December, in the biggest drop since February 2020.
#TheWashingtonPost #NewYear #Chinese #Ukraine #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Saina among shuttlers to skip BAC 2023 trials

Two-time Commonwealth Games champion Saina Nehwal is among shuttlers who will skip the national badminton trials for the Asian mixed team championships. The pair will join double Olympic medallist PV Sindhu in the squad for the Asia meet.
#SainaNehwal #CommonwealthGames #Asian #Asia #News #Sports #Badminton


1 months ago

Tennis: WATCH: Emma Raducanu's Singapore tour in a stunning Vespa before commencing 2023 season

The 20-year-old has previously revealed that the south-east Asian island city was her favorite place in the world to train for tennis. The former world no. 10 said that she was excited to start her 2023 season at the ASB Classic in Auckland between January 2-8.
#EmmaRaducanu #Vespa #Asian #ASBClassic #Auckland #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

Indian rupee ends down more than 10% in 2022, worst since 2013

The Indian rupee ended 2022 as one of the worst-performing Asian currencies. The rupee finished the year at 82.72 to the U.S. Currency, down from 74.33 at the end of 2021, while the dollar index was headed for its biggest yearly gain since 2015.
#Reuters #Indian #Asian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Books in review - India Today

Readers were spoilt for choiceSouth Asian fiction made a splash at international awards this year. Shehan Karunatilaka won fiction's top prize for the seven moons of maali almeida.
#ShehanKarunatilaka #IndiaToday #Asian #News #Entertainment #Books


1 months ago

Asian markets follow Wall Street higher, but on track for annual losses - MarketWatch

Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 JP:NIK gained 0.4%. It is headed for an annual loss of almost 10%. The china benchmark is on track to end 2022 down more than 14% after the world’s second-largest economy was depressed by anti-virus controls.
#NIK #Nikkei #Asian #Tokyo #News #Business #Economy


1 months ago

Indian Rupee inches up as Asian currencies notch marginal gains on Thursday

The rupee ended at 82.7975 per dollar against its previous close. The yuan settled 0.2% higher in thin volume trading. China's move to reduce COVID restrictions could boost economic activity.
#BusinessStandardNews #IndianR #Asian #China #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian shares skid as COVID surge in China unsettles investors

The broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan (.MIAPJ0000PUS) was down 1.06%, and was set for a third straight week of losses. China's health system has come under heavy stress since Beijing started dismantling its zero-COVID regime at the start of the month.
#Reuters #Asian #Japan #News #Business #Economy


1 months ago

INDIA RUPEE Rupee likely to open largely unchanged as China COVID impact assessed

The rupee is seen opening between 82.80-82.85 in early trades. Most Asian currencies eased as worries about a spike in COVID cases set in. The currency continues to track a muted dollar and is likely to consolidate in the current zone.
#Reuters #Asian #INDIA #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian stock markets fell as COVID surge in China unsettles investors

The broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 1.06%, and was set for a third straight week of losses. China shares opened 0.4% lower, while Hong Kong's stock market fell 1%. There could be significant waves of infection across China, spreading from urban to rural areas.
#Asian #Japan #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian shares: Asian shares mostly lower after tech-led fall on Wall Street - The Economic Times

Shares were mostly lower in Asia after a post-holiday retreat on Wall Street. Shares fell in Tokyo, Shanghai and Seoul but rose in Hong Kong. The government announced it will start issuing new passports in another step away from anti-virus travel barriers.
#TheEconomicTimes #Asian #Asia #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian markets fall as China reopening spurs inflation fears

China's scrapping of pandemic restrictions has spurred hopes for its economic revival but also raised fears it will add to inflationary pressure. A full reopening could provide a much-needed and timely boost to the global economy.
#DeccanHerald #Asian #China #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian markets open on a cautious note; IT stocks to be in focus - Dalal Street Investment Journal

Government plans to introduce incentive schemes for green hydrogen industry. The FIIs sold shares worth Rs 867 crore while the DIIs bought to the tune of Rs 621 crore.
#DalalStreetInvestmentJournal #Asian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian markets gain momentum following China's decision to loosen Covid restrictions - World News

China's benchmark Shanghai index and the second index in shenzhen both opened with considerable gains. Similar trends were observed in Tokyo, Seoul, Singapore and Mumbai. The new concessions has already seen a major uptick in tourist activity.
#WorldNews #Asian #China #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Indian shares gain as metals advance after China eases COVID curbs

The Nifty 50 index (.NSEI) was up 0.10% at 18,032.10, as of 11:40 a.m. IST, and the S&P BSE Sensex rose 0.07% to 60,597.35.BOth the indexes had risen more than 0.6% earlier in the session, with a pullback in banking stocks prompting the index to pare the gains. The announcement buoyed other Asian markets as well, with the MSCI Asia ex-Japan index
#MSCI #Nifty50 #Asian #Japan #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Market LIVE Updates: SGX indicates a flat to positive start for the Indian indices; Asian trades firm

Analysts may start on a higher note on Tuesday tracking gains in global indices. Investors will be hoping stocks will stage a Santa Claus rally. Volatility is likely to be the hallmark in the near term.
#SGX #SantaClaus #Indian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian markets open cautiously; China reports 37 million new cases - Dalal Street Investment Journal

The rise of COVID cases in china takes the centre stage as it reports 37 million new cases in a day. The FIIs sold to the tune of 706 crore while the DIIs bought shares worth Rs 3,398 crore.
#DalalStreetInvestmentJournal #Asian #China #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Asian shares: Currencies, stocks mixed in cautious Asian trading - The Economic Times

Investors hurt by the recent battering of the stock market are pinning their hopes on a Santa Claus rally to ease some of the pain.CHanda and her husband were arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) last week.
#CHanda #CentralBureauofInvestigation #Asian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

'Not acceptable': Kohli's childhood coach's blunt statement on 2nd Test struggle

Virat Kohli managed scores of 1, 19 not out, 24 and 1 in the two-match series against Bangladesh. He ended with an average of 15 in the series, which is his second-worst ever in a bilateral series of at least two Tests in the Asian subcontinent.
#ViratKohli #HindustanTimes #Asian #Bangladesh #News #Sports #Cricket


1 months ago

Market LIVE Updates: SGX Nifty indicates positive start for Indian indices, Asian markets rise

Shares rallied 3.5 percent to Rs 440, the highest closing level since august 16 this year. The stock has given a strong breakout of horizontal resistance trend line adjoining several points.
#Indian #Asian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Market LIVE Updates: SGX indicates a flat to negative start; US, Asian markets weak

US retail sales fall after hefty gains in October, but labour market still tight. Consumer spending remains supported by tight labor market, with number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits decreasing by the most in five months last week. The biggest decrease in retail sales in 11 months reported by the Commerce Department on Thursday.
#CommerceDepartment #Americans #Asian #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Oil rises, poised to end week higher despite economy concerns

Oil prices rose in early Asian trade on Friday after falling 2% in previous session on central bank interest rates hikes. Oil prices are poised to end the week more than 7% higher. The market found support this week from projections of Chinese oil demand recovering next year after a 2022 contraction to 400,000 barrels per day.
#Asian #Chinese #News #Business #Economy


1 months ago

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks sag with dollar on hawkish Fed, China COVID worries

U.S. Dollar languishes near a six-month low against major peers. Rising COVID-19 infections and disappointing economic data in China also weighed on the mood. Japan's Nikkei eased 0.42%, while South Korea's Kospi dropped 1.32% and Australia's stock benchmark fell 0.64%. Europe was headed for a lower open, with Dax futures indicating 0.37% weaker.
#Fed #Asian #Nikkei #China #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

The viral AI avatar app Lensa undressed me—without my consent

Lensa’s fetish for Asian women is so strong that I got female nudes and sexualized poses even when I directed the app to generate avatars of me as a male. Lensa generates avatars using Stable Diffusion, an open-source AI model that generates images based on text prompts.
#Len #Asian #News #Entertainment #Art


1 months ago

‘Home audio market is bigger in India compared to other Asian countries: Sony executive

The demand for home audio products is higher in India in comparison to more wealthy Asian nations like Singapore. Consumers in Singapore and Malaysia are more inclined towards mobile audio products such as headphones and Bluetooth speakers as they prefer to spend more time outdoors. In comparison, India is predominantly a home audio market where usage of both TVs and home theatre systems is high.
#Sony #Asian #India #News #Business #Markets


1 months ago

Oil rises on uncertainty over Keystone pipeline restart, Russian supplies

Brent crude futures climbed 83 cents, or 1.1%, to $76.93 a barrel by 0020 GMT in early Asian trade. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude was at $71.92 a barrel, up 90 cents. Russia's Putin said on Friday that his country, the world's biggest exporter of energy, could cut oil production.
#Putin #BusinessStandardNews #Russian #Asian #Russia #News #Science #Enviornment


1 months ago

Asian markets open higher; crude oil trades at 52-week low - Dalal Street Investment Journal

NSE Nifty 50 and BSE Sensex 30 are trading marginally higher. Midcap and Smallcap indices are currently outperforming the largecap indices. PSU Banks and metals are the top performers while IT remains weak. India VIX has slipped over 1 per cent.
#DalalStreetInvestmentJournal #Asian #India #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Asian shares higher as dollar retreats, risk events abound - The Economic Times

Asian shares tracked Wall Street higher amid hopes that China's economy would pick up pace as COVID-19 curbs ease. But caution ahead of a week full of risk events, including the Federal Reserve's policy meeting, could cap sentiment. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.55%, the S&P 500 gained 0.75%, and the Nasdaq Composite added 1.13%.
#FederalReserve #Asian #DowJonesIndustrialAverage #WallStreet #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Stock Market Today LIVE: Sensex, Nifty trade cautiously in opening trade as BJP takes big lead in early trends in Gujarat election results

BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 open above 62,500 and 18550 levels today. Domestic markets snapped four-day losing streak to open positive with marginal gains. Asian markets also trading lower with Nikkei 225 trading at 27,467, down 219.41 points or 0.79 per cent.
#Sensex #Asian #Nikkei225 #Gujarat #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Asian equities under pressure after Wall Street losses

Stocks opened under pressure in Asia on Thursday after US shares declined and Treasuries flashed warning signs of recession. A key segment of the US curve reached a four-decade extreme, while 30-year yields sank to the lowest since September. The offshore yuan fluctuated below the 7 level to the dollar as investors continued to focus on China easing Covid restrictions.
#Mint #Asian #WallStreet #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Asian stocks lower as China 'drastically' scales back zero-Covid curbs

Hang Seng index in Hong Kong fell 2.5% to 18,949.24 and Shanghai Composite index was down 0.4% at 3,199.62. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.7% to 27,686.40 and the Kospi in Seoul gave up 0.4% to 2,382.81.
#BusinessStandardNews #HangSeng #Nikkei225 #HongKong #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

What’s ahead for oil markets after Russia price cap?

Oil markets are bracing for volatility after Russia dismissed the G7 price cap of $60 per barrel on its crude oil. For oil importers like India, the move is a cause of concern, though the government seems confident on getting adequate supplies. Russia has been selling its oil at discounted prices to other buyers including India, China and south east Asian countries.
#Mint #Asian #Russia #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

IND vs BAN ODI 2nd ODI: Rohit Sharma vs Virat Kohli battle on cards for top spot for most ODI runs vs BAN

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli will battle for top spot for most ODI runs vs BAN. Rohit has scored 687 runs in 14 matches against the Asian counterparts. Virat has amassed 689 runs with an average of 68.90 and has scored three hundred and three fifties. Gautam Gambhir, MS Dhoni and Virender Sehwag complete the top five list.
#RohitSharma #BAN #Asian #News #Sports #Cricket


2 months ago

Sanjiv Bhasin stock picks for this week: Tata Steel, ONGC

In the week gone by, key benchmark indices — Sensex, Nifty and Bank Nifty — climbed to new life-time highs. However, Indian stock market outperformed other global markets and global cues too seems supporting Dalal Street. Profit-boking after the sharp weekly gains was witnessed in Asian markets too.
#SanjivBhasin #Indian #Asian #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Did not expect Japan to qualify: Croatia's Lovro Majer lauds Asian side for dream run in FIFA World Cup - India Today

Croatia set to face Japan in the FIFA World Cup 2022 Round of 16 fixture. Japan defeated Spain and Germany in their group stage games to make a shock entry into the knockout stages. Croatia midfielder Lovro Majer said the number of major upsets so far in this competition should act as a warning. Croatia have a perfect record at World Cups having never lost their first knockout game when making it out of their group in five visits to the World Cup finals.
#LovroMajer #FIFAWorldCup2022Roundof16 #WorldCups #Croatia #News #Sports #Football


2 months ago

FIFA World Cup 2022: Round of 16 fixtures confirmed after 28-year-long streak ends in frenetic group stage - India Today

FIFA World Cup 2022: Asian and African sides produced stunning results in Qatar one of the most thrilling group stages at a World Cup came to an end on December 2. The Round of 16 fixtures were confirmed after some big names crashed out early. For the first time in the history of the tournament, as many as 3 AFC sides (AFC included) - Japan, South Korea and Australia, made it to the knockout stages.
#IndiaToday #FIFAWorldCup2022 #Asian #Qatar #News #Sports #Football


2 months ago

Asian shares sink on revived worries over recession, China protests

Tokyo's Nikkei 225 index lost 1.7 per cent to 27,750.22 and the Hang Seng in Hong Kong declined 0.7% to 18,612.49. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.6% to 34,395.01, while the Nasdaq edged 0.1% higher to 11,482.45.
#BusinessStandardNews #Asian #Nikkei225 #China #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Olympian Malav Shroff to be first Indian on WADA medical committee - The Week

Dr Malav Shroff is the first Indian to be appointed to the health, medical and research committee. The 12-member committee is chaired by Lars Engebretsen from Norway. The other Asian members are Takao Akama (Japan) and Reema Alhosani (United Arab Emirates) India has been trying for a bigger say in WADA affairs.
#MalavShroff #WADA #Indian #Asian #Norway #News #Health #Medicine


2 months ago

Loss to Ghana ‘totally unfair’ – South Korea assistant coach

South Korea lose 3-2 to Ghana at the World Cup in Group H. South Korea assistant coach Sergio Costa says the result was unfair for the Asian side. The Koreans are rooted to the bottom of Group H with one point from a goalless draw with Uruguay. They need to beat Portugal in Friday's final game to have any hope of reaching the last 16.
#SergioCosta #SportsNews #WorldCup #Asian #SouthKorea #News #Sports #Football


2 months ago

India shares defy Asia weakness, on oil slide; Sensex at record

The S&P BSE Sensex rose as much as 0.31% to a record high of 62,484.67. The benchmark Indian indexes had opened lower, mirroring the weakness in other Asian markets. But Indian shares reversed course as oil futures fell more than $2 a barrel as the protests in top importer China fuelled demand concerns.
#Sensex #Indian #Asian #India #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Market Today: Indices open marginally lower on China COVID woes

The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex opened down 0.23% to 62,150.97. The NSE Nifty 50 index fell 0.19% to 18,477.35, before erasing all the opening losses. The slide followed a decline in Asian markets due to worries about COVID-19 management in China.
#S&PBSESensex #NSENifty50 #Asian #China #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Social unrest in China drags Asian markets; SGX Nifty indicates a loss of 100 points - Dalal Street Investment Journal

Social unrest in China drags Asian markets; SGX Nifty indicates a loss of 100 points. Hang Seng has crashed over 4 per cent. Brent crude has slipped to USD 83 per barrel. FIIs have bought shares worth Rs 369 crore while DIIs have sold to the tune of Rs 295 crore.
#SGXNifty #Asian #China #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Stock Market Today Live: Asian markets in red over China's zero Covid policy; SGX Nifty down 80 points

Singapore-based SGX Nifty, which is an early indicator of NSE Nifty movement, was trading negative hours before the opening of local markets. Asian markets were also down following news of China Covid 19 lockowns that have resulted in widespread protests against President Xi Jinpinng Government's decision for harsher curbs.
#XiJin #SGX #Asian #Singapore #China #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

FIFA World Cup 2022: Big-game Players Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey Can Answer Critics in England Clash, Says Joe Allen

Wales midfielder Joe Allen says Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey are big-game players who could step up in their final group game against England. Wales lost 2-0 to Iran at the World Cup in their opening game of the tournament in Brazil. The Asian side are bottom of Group B with only one shot on goal from Gareth Bale. Allen says he is ready to start after coming on as a late substitute.
#JoeAllen #FIFAWorldCup202 #EnglandC #Wales #News #Sports #Football


2 months ago

Asian shares rise on signs of US Fed slowdown, Nikkei at 2-month highs

Hopes of fresh economic stimulus from China also lifted sentiment with Japan's Nikkei surging over 1% to 2-month highs. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.8%. US markets are closed for the Thanksgiving holiday today.
#MSCI #Nikkei #Asian #China #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

World Cup 2022: Germany vs Japan match preview

Germany face Japan in Qatar on Wednesday, November 23 at 4pm local time, 13:00 GMT. Thomas Muller could lead Germany to victory, but Japanese experience in the Bundesliga may help the side cause an upset. Japan are the highest-ranked Asian team at the tournament, and many of their youngsters are competing for national glory.
#ThomasMuller #FootballNews #WorldCup2022 #Japanese #Germany #News #Sports #Football


2 months ago

For all of Asia: Japan captain Maya Yoshida rallies continental support for FIFA World Cup opener with Germany

Japan face Germany in their 2022 FIFA World Cup Group E opener on Wednesday. Japan captain Maya Yoshida says his side will need as much support as they can get from Asian fans. The Samurai Blue captain hopes they will not just have the backing of their own supporters at Khalifa International Stadium.
#MayaYoshida #SamuraiBlue #FIFAWorldCup #FIFAWorldCupGroupE #Asia #News #Sports #Football


2 months ago