Thursday, 4 June 2020 09:09 WIB
Hong Kong shares climbed more than one percent at the open Thursday, pushing this week's rally into a fourth day on optimism over lockdowns easing, though investors will be keeping an eye on any protests in the city on the anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown.
The Hang Seng Index rose 1.31 percent, or 318.22 points, to 24,643.84.
China's benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.29...
Wednesday, 3 June 2020 21:19 WIB
U.S. services industry activity pushed off an 11-year low in May, but businesses appeared in no rush to rehire workers as they reopen, supporting views the economy could take years to recover from the devastation caused by the COVID-19 crisis.
The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) said on Wednesday its non-manufacturing activity index rose to a reading of 45.4 last month from 41.8 in April,...
Thursday, 4 June 2020 09:21 WIB
Gold steadied after falling the most in more than a month as investors their lost appetite for havens amid a global stock rally driven by firming hopes for a swifter global economic recovery.
Spot gold little changed at $1,700.36/oz at 10:59am in Sydney after -1.6% Wednesday. Silver -0.3%, platinum -0.1%, palladium -0.1%. The Bloomberg Dollar...