Tuesday, 26 May 2020 14:24 WIB
European stocks opened higher on Tuesday, tracking positive global market sentiment as optimism grows that a coronavirus vaccine can be found.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 jumped 1.1% at the start of trading, travel and leisure stocks adding 2.5% to lead gains as all sectors and major bourses headed into positive territory.
European stocks are following the positive trend set in Asia, where...
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...
Tuesday, 26 May 2020 14:01 WIB
Gold ticked higher on Tuesday as brewing Sino-U.S. tensions over Hong Kong lifted demand for the safe-haven metal, though easing coronavirus-induced lockdown restrictions supported equities and capped bullion™s gains.
Spot gold rose 0.2% to $1,732.38 per ounce by 0241 GMT. U.S. gold futures were down 0.1% to $1,733.50.
China™s foreign ministry office in Hong Kong and the city™s security...