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 16:50 WIB
The dollar was stronger against the yen and Swiss franc on Tuesday as traders grew optimistic ahead of a speech by U.S. President Donald Trump, during which he is expected to again postpone imposing tariffs on European Union autos.
Trump™s speech to the Economic Club of New York is expected to be market-moving as he is scheduled to discuss U.S. trade policy. Currency traders will also be...