Foxconn will cut working hours over the week-long Lunar New Year, in a rare move that analysts read as a sign of softening demand.
Asian equities closed higher on Thursday afternoon after U.S. markets reacted positively to the release of the Fed's October meeting minutes.
Asian stocks mostly edged up on Wednesday following fresh economic data from China that largely met expectations.
Semiconductor stocks took a tumble Tuesday, and one trader is betting big on even more losses ahead.
Asian shares traded mixed on Friday, as investors awaited the release of U.S. jobs data that could provide hints to when the Fed will raise interest rates.
Asian stocks rose sharply on Wednesday, as factors such as a stellar debut from Japan Post's units fueled risk appetite in the region.
Asian equities outside China advanced on Tuesday, as the morale of investors got a boost from the overnight rally on Wall Street.
Asian stocks fell on Monday, as investors digested a private survey which showed China's manufacturing sector remaining in a tough spot.
Asian stocks mostly extended their rally on Monday after another rate cut in China fueled risk appetite.
Two of the top three largest chipmakers in the world, TSMC and Intel, gave pessimistic signals about the semiconductor industry's fundamentals.
Asian stocks cruised higher on Friday, lifted by a positive U.S. lead and as investors bet on the possibility of further stimulus from Japan and China.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open, following global stocks higher on hopes that recent softness in data will push out a rate hike.
Earnings season has started off with some weak corporate commentaries, despite the fact that most companies so far are beating on the bottom line.
Equity markets in China got a boost from comments out of the country's central bank that the country's market correction is "almost over."
Asian shares traded mixed on Thursday, with Japan's Nikkei 225 index lagging on its first day of trade following a five-day long weekend.
A tumble in Apple shares following the company's highly anticipated product event, reverberated across tech shares in Asia on Thursday.
Asian stocks rose on Friday, thanks to a positive lead from Wall Street overnight.
Companies such as electric motor scooter firm Gogoro could hold the key to Taiwan's economic growth.
The stock market could turn back to domestic matters in the coming week, and some strategists say it may like what it sees.
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