Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Political Risks Are Rising Around the Globe, Says Matthews Asia's Kong

Teresa Kong, portfolio manager at Matthews Asia, discusses geopolitical risks and their impact on investments. She speaks on “Bloomberg Daybreak: ... READ SOURCE

Predictability is not the Philippines' strong suit: Inquirer

MANILA (PHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) -Year in and year out, the Philippines' inability to attract more long-term investments from overseas businesses has...

Asia Open: The Risk Revival Rocks On

Markets Global equity markets were...

Asia Pacific markets advance following overnight gains on Wall Street

Asia Pacific markets rose on Tuesday, likely fuelled by an improvement in investor sentiment around ongoing negotiations between the United States and China.Australia's...

Asia Stocks Set to Rise on Trade; Treasuries Slide: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) -- Most stocks in Asia climbed Tuesday as positive signs emerged on trade talks and ahead of earnings from some of the...

Beijing warns against foreign interference, colour revolutions

China's Defence Minister Wei Fenghe sounded a thinly veiled warning against the United States at a security conference in Beijing yesterday, saying that...

Mahathir notes Asean's success in keeping region stable

Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad yesterday said Asean has done a good job in maintaining the region's stability despite coming up against "big...

Life in Kashmir at a halt

Kashmiri schoolgirl Tanab Mehraj, 17, has stayed away from school for more than two months.Like other students, she has gone to the school...

China foreign minister slams 'unacceptable' violence in Hong Kong

PARIS: China's foreign minister on Monday (Oct...

Top 10 Asia Biopharma Clusters 2019

10. Thailand   Thailand’s Board of Investment (BOI), the agency that facilitates foreign direct investment into the “Land of Smiles,” declared its intent to “push...

Synod for the Amazon: the draft of the final document is presented

“The ministerial theme is important,” said Card Schönborn. It “is part of the new paths for the Church in the Amazon. The role...

India, Pakistan gear up for Human Rights in South Asia hearing on Tuesday

WASHINGTON: Even the title of the hearing is bitterly contested. For Pakistan and the Kashmiri Muslim separatists it supports, the hearing is, or...

Bishop Ha: Praying the Rosary, independent inquiry needed for reconciliation in Hong Kong

The auxiliary bishop of Hong Kong, who is very close to young people, calls for such steps. About 70-80 per cent of the...

Across the Nutra-verse: Atacama targets South East Asia, GNC's personalized nutrition offering …

LATAM-Asia​Chilean astaxanthin firm targets South East Asia opportunity​Chile-based astaxanthin producer Atacama Bio Natural Products S.A. is adding South East Asia to its regional...

7 smart innovations from Southeast Asia to speed up the energy transition

Southeast Asia is a region that is developing rapidly at an unfortunate period in human history. As the climate change clock ticks, the region...

Bishops support Widodo's second presidential term

The inauguration ceremony took place amid tight security measures. Speaking before parliament, Widodo pledged to develop the country's human resources and economy, and...

Thai king strips 'disloyal' royal consort of all titles: Palace

BANGKOK: Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has stripped...

Muslims reopen a Tizi-Ouzou church, closed by the authorities

For the first time in contemporary Algerian history, Muslims support Christians. The popular movement remains united against the regime’s deceptions. Since January 2018,...

POM Director: The mission is not only for priests and nuns, but for all...

World Mission Day is celebrated in all parishes. For Fr Basil, the task of every Christian is “to proclaim the Good News,” i.e....

French film exposes roots of crime against Myanmar's Rohingya

<!--French film exposes roots of crime against Myanmar's Rohingya - Asia - RFI ...

Tokyo, bad weather means changes to Naruhito's enthronement

The solemn 30-minute function will take place starting at 13:00 tomorrow. Vestments and items of ceremonial officials vulnerable to rain. Dignitaries from over...

Christians, Sunnis and Shiites demonstrate in anticipation of Hariri's speech

Demonstrations against government and parliament continue. Hariri's speech is expected at 6 pm today. Christians and Muslims united. Shiites criticize Nabi Berri and...

Accor CEO to Doubters in Asia: Our Brand-Heavy Strategy Is Working

Here’s a quick test: Which global hotel chain has the most number of brands?Most people would probably say Marriott International after it acquired...

More than 27000 business appointments made at ITB Asia 2019, exceeding past years …

Singapore - ITB Asia, 'Asia's Leading Travel Trade Show', came to a close today at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands...

What Percentage Of DLC Asia Limited (HKG:8210) Shares Do Insiders Own?

A look at the shareholders of DLC Asia Limited (HKG:8210) can tell us which group is most powerful. Institutions often own shares...

Aberdeen Standard Investment's Leong Is a Bit Cautious on Indonesian Bonds

Lin Jing Leong, Asia fixed income investment manager at Aberdeen Standard Investments, discusses Indonesian bonds and where she's seeing ... READ SOURCE