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Playtech plunges on profit warning about Asia woes

Playtech plunges on profit warning about Asia woes

Gaming platform developer Playtech plc. (LSE:PTEC) issued a profit warning this morning that revenue would be hit by growing competition from new companies in Asian markets. Following the profit warning, Playtech’s share price on the London Stock Exchange was down nearly 30%. Playtech said, “Given the recent decline and in the absence of […]

Asia Argento dons denim shorts that say 'epic loser' before stripping off and flipping the bird as she shares a bizarre mix …

Asia Argento dons denim shorts that say 'epic loser' before stripping off and flipping the bird as she shares a bizarre mix …

Asia Argento continues to mourn the death of her boyfriend celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain by sharing a mix of quotes and photos to Instagram. The Italian singer and actress took to Instagram Saturday evening to share an image of her shorts that spell out ‘Epic Loser’ on the back pockets with the caption: ‘F*** you […]

Rise in New Southeast Asia Upstream Players

Rise in New Southeast Asia Upstream Players

By MarEx 2018-06-30 21:41:54 Since the fall in oil prices in 2014, oil majors and international oil companies have accelerated a shift towards resource themes and regions offering higher returns, lower complexity and shorter timeframes, away from the more challenging regions such as Southeast Asia. To date, close to 800 million barrels of oil equivalent […]

US Defence Secretary James Mattis does damage control in Asia after Trump's mixed signals

US Defence Secretary James Mattis does damage control in Asia after Trump's mixed signals

US Defence Secretary James Mattis spent four days in East Asia trying to keep on the rails key relationships – two friendly, one adversarial – that his boss President Donald Trump has thrown into confusion. It’s now a familiar role for the Pentagon chief, not just in Asia but across Europe and the Middle East. […]

Australia caps a sunny quarter in mostly mixed Asia-Pacific stock action

Australia caps a sunny quarter in mostly mixed Asia-Pacific stock action

Asia-Pacific stocks were mixed on Friday, the last trading day of an up-and-down second quarter. Australian stocks emerged as stars with June’s outperformance, allowing Australia’s key index XJO, -0.33%   to hit […]

How Asia Is Responding to Trade Threats

How Asia Is Responding to Trade Threats

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Major markets in Asia slip, tracking declines on Wall Street as trade concerns simmer

Major markets in Asia slip, tracking declines on Wall Street as trade concerns simmer

Greater China markets took a breather after recent losses. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index edged up by 0.04 percent and on the mainland, the Shanghai composite slipped 0.12 percent in morning trade. Down Under, the S&P/ASX 200 reversed course to trade higher by 0.24 percent, with gains in the heavily weighted financials sector buoying the […]

China Spends Big to Win Friends and Influence Across East Asia

China Spends Big to Win Friends and Influence Across East Asia

China spent more than $48 billion across East Asia and the Pacific between 2000 and 2016 to reward countries that consume its products and support its foreign policy positions, a new report has found. Infrastructure investment dwarfed other arms of Chinese public diplomacy over the period, according to a study by U.S. research lab AidData […]

Stocks Mixed After Selloff as Trade Worries Linger: Markets Wrap

Stocks Mixed After Selloff as Trade Worries Linger: Markets Wrap

U.S. stocks fluctuated after the biggest selloff since April, as investors assessed the outlook for trade and its implications on global growth. Treasuries turned lower and the dollar rose. The S&P 500 Index gyrated at its 50-day moving average, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average clung to an early advance. Technology shares hit hardest Monday […]

Xerox to enter Asia alone when Fujifilm partnership ends

Xerox to enter Asia alone when Fujifilm partnership ends

TOKYO — Xerox plans to sell its products directly in the Asia-Pacific region when its partnership with a Fujifilm Holdings affiliate expires, seeking to cut ties with the Japanese company as the legal battle over an abandoned merger escalates. When Xerox’s technology agreement with joint venture Fuji Xerox expires in 2021, the American office machine […]