Tuesday, 12 November 2019 15:47 WIB
Hong Kong stocks ended with gains Tuesday, clawing back some of the hefty losses from the previous day but traders remained on edge as the city was hit by fresh protests that blocked key roads and shut businesses.
The Hang Seng Index gained 0.52 percent, or 138.73 points, to 27,065.28.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.17 percent, or 4.85 points, to 2,914.82 and the Shenzhen...
Monday, 11 November 2019 16:54 WIB
Britain dodged a recession ahead of the now-postponed Oct. 31 Brexit deadline, providing an election boost for Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
The economy grew 0.3% between July and September, avoiding a second straight quarter of contraction, the Office for National Statistics said on Monday. Still, the figures were weaker than expected and showed the economy had little momentum...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019 19:10 WIB
Oil rose further above $62 a barrel on Tuesday, supported by hopes that U.S. President Donald Trump may signal progress on trade talks with China and lower inventories at a U.S. oil hub.
Concern about slower economic growth and oil demand due to the fallout from the 16-month U.S.-China trade dispute sent prices lower on Monday. Trump gives a speech later on Tuesday and investors are keen for an...