Monday, 25 May 2020 13:28 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed higher on Monday on expectations the state of emergency will be lifted for the whole nation including economic powerhouse Tokyo.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 1.73 percent or 353.49 points to end at 20,741.65, while the broader Topix index advanced 1.65 percent or 24.40 points to 1,502.20.
Source : AFP
Friday, 22 May 2020 13:44 WIB
A nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak triggered a record fall in U.K. retail sales in April, the Office for National Statistics reported Friday.
The volume of sales fell 18.1% in April on the year, the biggest monthly drop on record, following a slide of 5.2% in March. All sectors saw a monthly decline in volume sales except for a record rise in sales for non-store retailing of...
Monday, 25 May 2020 13:36 WIB
Gold was down in Asia on Monday morning, with escalating U.S.-China tensions continuing to impact demand for even the safe-haven asset.
Gold futures slid by 0.47% at $1,727.40 by 12:26 AM ET (5:26 AM GMT), with the yellow metal unable to hold onto its gains from the previous session.
Stocks, which usually move in the opposite direction to gold, were mixed with Greater Chinese stocks suffering...