Thursday, 21 November 2019 10:42 WIB
Japanese stocks tumbled on Thursday on concerns a preliminary trade deal between Washington and Beijing may not be completed this year, with a fresh row over U.S. legislation on Hong Kong potentially complicating their negotiations.
The Nikkei share average fell 1.2% to 22,872.03 by midday break, its lowest level since Nov. 1, and was on track for its biggest daily drop in seven...
Friday, 15 November 2019 21:05 WIB
Sales at gas stations, car dealers and internet stores such as Amazon rose in October, but most other retailers posted weak results just before the start of the critical holiday shopping season.
Retail sales increased 0.3% last month, the government said Friday, matching the forecast of economists polled by MarketWatch.
The increase in sales was concentrated in just a few segments, however. If...
Thursday, 21 November 2019 10:33 WIB
Gold erased gains to trade little changed after China's chief negotiator Liu He said he was œcautiously optimistic about reaching a phase one trade deal with the U.S.
This comes amid expectations that President Donald Trump will likely signlegislation passed by Congress supporting Hong Kong protesters, which could lead to a potential confrontation with China.