Wednesday, 18 September 2019 03:34 WIB
Hong Kong shares extended losses Tuesday on growing geopolitical fears after the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities, while traders were also on edge over increasingly violent protests that have rocked the city for months.
The Hang Seng Index lost 1.23 percent, or 334.31 points, to 26,790.24.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 1.74 percent, or 52.63 points, to 2,978.12 and the...
Friday, 13 September 2019 19:46 WIB
The data published by the US Census Bureau today revealed that retail and food services sail in August rose 0.4% on a monthly basis to $526.1 billion and beat the market expectation for an increase of 0.2%. On a yearly basis, retail sales grew by 4.1%.
Total sales for the June 2019 through August 2019 period were up 3.7% from the same period a year ago. The June 2019 to July 2019 percent change...
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 01:53 WIB
Oil futures declined Tuesday, with U.S. prices losing nearly 6%. The move follows news that Saudi Arabia's energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said the kingdom has restored 50% of its production lost in the weekend attacks on its oil facilities and plans to see its output return to normal by the end of this month, according to The Wall Street Journal.
With capacity of 11 million barrels...