Monday, 24 February 2020 11:36 WIB
Hong Kong stocks fell more than one percent in the morning session Monday on growing concerns about the global spread of the coronavirus, while energy firms were hit by a plunge in oil prices.
The Hang Seng Index dived 1.48 percent, or 404.97 points, to 26,903.84 by the break.
Friday, 21 February 2020 21:54 WIB
U.S. business activity shrank in February for the first time since 2013 as the coronavirus hit supply chains and made firms hesitant to place orders, a warning sign that the outbreak is starting to dent the world™s largest economy.
The IHS Markit purchasing managers™ index measuring composite output at factories and service providers fell by 3.7 points to 49.6, the...
Monday, 24 February 2020 12:36 WIB
The safe-haven Japanese yen was little changed against the U.S. dollar on Monday in Asia despite concerns that global coronavirus spread are worsening.
An outbreak of cases outside of China has recently gained the market™s attention. Italy, South Korea and Iran posted sharp rises in infections over the weekend. South Korea, which reported 160 new cases today, now has more than 760 cases,...