Lufthansa Eyes Asia Growth, Relauches Munich-Singapore

Lufthansa Eyes Asia Growth, Relauches Munich-Singapore

Lufthansa Group expects to strengthen its presence in Asia with Lufthansa Airlines’ March 27 relaunch of a route connecting Munich and Singapore with an Airbus A350-900. The five weekly flights increase the group’s capacity between the two countries by 40 percent. Lufthansa chief commercial officer Steffen Harbarth said passengers can connect to between 75 and […]

Facebook: Asia On The Verge Of Breaking Out

Facebook: Asia On The Verge Of Breaking Out

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Asia Stocks Fall After US Tech Slump; Yen Drops: Markets Wrap

Asia Stocks Fall After US Tech Slump; Yen Drops: Markets Wrap

Equities in Asia declined after a sell-off in technology shares spooked investors assessing threats to earnings growth for the industry that propelled last year’s rally. The yen slipped and 10-year U.S. yields consolidated below 2.8 percent. Stocks retreated across the region with the biggest losses in Japan and South Korea. Earlier, American tech shares suffered […]

Global Stocks Climb as Trade Fears Ease

Global Stocks Climb as Trade Fears Ease

Europe, Asia-Pacific stocks follow U.S. higher Global investors watch for trade talks European M&A also in focus Global stocks added to an early-week rally as fears of a trade war between the U.S. and China subsided. European stocks rebounded, with the Stoxx Europe 600 climbing 1.1%, more than recouping its Monday losses. U.S. futures pointed […]

How Asia Could Circumvent US-China Trade War

How Asia Could Circumvent US-China Trade War

The world’s two biggest economies have swapped tariff hikes in a tit-for-tat escalation that threatens a global trade war. With financial markets reeling and the Asia-Pacific region fearing the fallout, is there a way out before it gets serious? On March 22, fulfilling previous campaign pledges, U.S. President Donald Trump announced the imposition of $60 […]

IN PHOTOS: Despite controversies, fans flock ComicCon Asia 2018

IN PHOTOS: Despite controversies, fans flock ComicCon Asia 2018

It may have had the roughest of starts, plagued by headlining guests cancelling their scheduled appearances, but that didn’t stop Filipinos from dressing up as their favorite superhero, anime and videogame characters as they flocked the inaugural ComicCon Asia 2018.  Dedicated fans descended on the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City on Saturday, decked out […]

Player of the Year candidate Asia Durr leads Louisville women into Elite Eight

Player of the Year candidate Asia Durr leads Louisville women into Elite Eight

The University of Louisville women’s basketball team boasts one of the country’s four finalists for the 2018 Naismith College Player of the Year award. Thanks in large part to her dominance, the Cardinals now have a shot at becoming one of four finalists for a national championship. Junior star Asia Durr was electrifying, scoring a […]

'The Whole World Should Be Concerned': US Allies React to Bolton's Appointment

'The Whole World Should Be Concerned': US Allies React to Bolton's Appointment

But Mr. Bolton is also a strong supporter of the NATO alliance and a much harsher critic of Russia and President Vladimir V. Putin than is Mr. Trump, Mr. Janning noted. That point may help protect the president from suggestions that he is “soft on Russia.” Photo An Iranian soldier passing pictures of the supreme […]

Asia Briefs: Maldives lifts 45-day state of emergency

Asia Briefs: Maldives lifts 45-day state of emergency

Maldives lifts 45-day state of emergency MALE • Maldives President Abdulla Yameen yesterday lifted a 45-day state of emergency which had outlawed protests amid political upheaval on the island chain. Mr Yameen imposed the emergency on Feb 5 for 15 days after a Supreme Court ruling quashed convictions against nine opposition leaders and ordered his […]

CNBC Transcript: Lito Camacho, Vice Chairman, Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse

CNBC Transcript: Lito Camacho, Vice Chairman, Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse

Following is the transcript of CNBC’s interview with Credit Suisse’s Asia Pacific Vice Chairman, Lito Camacho at the Credit Suisse Asian Investment Conference in Hong Kong. The interview was broadcast on Squawk Box on 22 March 2018. All references must be sourced to a “CNBC Interview’. Interviewed by CNBC’s Akiko Fujita. Akiko Fujita (AF): Would […]

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