Tuesday, 26 May 2020 07:23 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened higher on Tuesday after Japan lifted a nationwide state of emergency over the coronavirus, gradually reopening the world's third-largest economy.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 0.86 percent or 177.91 points at 20,919.56 in early trade, while the broader Topix index edged up 0.67 percent or 10.03 points to 1,512.23.
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 15:13 WIB
Gold declined on Monday as Japanese equities rose on news of a potential stimulus program that boosted investors™ risk appetite, though fresh tensions over Hong Kong limited the metal™s fall.
Spot gold was down 0.5% at $1,726.18 per ounce by 0512 GMT. U.S. gold futures were fell 0.5% to $1,726.60.
Gold on Friday rose as much as 0.8% to touch $1,739.51, before paring gains.