Wednesday, 24 July 2019 10:18 WIB
Japanese share prices edged up on Wednesday after a news report that U.S. trade negotiators will meet Chinese counterparts in Shanghai next week prompted investors to buy back cyclical shares such as carmakers, shippers and machinery makers.
The Nikkei share average rose 0.5% to 21,728.87 while the broader Topix gained 0.37% to 1,574.55.
Bloomberg reported that U.S. Trade Representative Robert...
Thursday, 18 July 2019 15:48 WIB
U.K. retail sales unexpectedly rose last month, ending a downbeat second quarter on a more positive note.
The volume of goods sold in stores and online climbed 1% in June after dropping for the previous two months, the Office for National Statistics said Thursday. Economists surveyed by Bloomberg had predicted another fall.
Sales were up 0.7% in the second quarter, adding 0.04...
Wednesday, 24 July 2019 09:10 WIB
Gold steadied investors as weighed the prospect of a restart in U.S.-China trade talks against next week™s Federal Reserve policy meeting, at which borrowing costs may be reduced for the first time in more than a decade. Silver advanced for the eighth time in the nine sessions.
Spot gold +0.2% to $1,419.95/oz at 10:01am in Singapore after -2% in past three days. Price hit $1,453.09...