Monday, 27 May 2019 07:52 WIB
Asia stocks edged up early on Monday, and the euro was confined to a narrow range after the weekend's European Parliament elections highlighted the deepening political fragmentation of the 28-country bloc.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.1%. South Korea's Kospi index was little changed. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index was flat.
The euro was a shade higher...
Friday, 24 May 2019 20:02 WIB
Orders for durable or long-lasting goods fell sharply in April, mostly because of falling demand for Boeing jets and new cars and trucks. Business investment also continued to weaken, reflecting worries about the China trade fight and a slower U.S. economy.
Orders for durable goods ” products meant to last at least three years ” dropped 2.1% in April, the government said Friday. The...
Monday, 27 May 2019 08:20 WIB
Oil prices rose on Monday as ongoing supply cuts led by producer club OPEC kept markets relatively tight, but Brent remained below $70 per barrel on concerns over an ongoing trade war between the United States and China.
Front-month Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for oil prices, were at $69.10 per barrel at 00:21 GMT, up 41 cents, or 0.6 percent, from their last close.