Thursday, 24 October 2019 03:20 WIB
Shares fell in Hong Kong on Wednesday in line with an Asia-wide sell-off, with traders keeping tabs on the possible reaction to a report saying China is drawing up a plan to remove the city's leader Carrie Lam after months of sometimes violent pro-democracy protests.
The Hang Seng Index dropped 0.82 percent, or 219.47 points, to 26,566.73.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.43...
Friday, 18 October 2019 09:26 WIB
China's economy slowed sharply in the third quarter, courtesy of the trade tensions with the US, the official data released at 02:00 GMT showed.
The annualised third quarter gross domestic product (GDP) came in at 6%, missing the forecasted print of 6.1% and down from the preceding quarter's GDP of 6.2%.
However, the Industrial Production rose 5.8% year-on-year in September, beating the...
Thursday, 24 October 2019 03:08 WIB
Oil futures marked their highest finish in about a month on Wednesday, after a U.S. government report showed an unexpected weekly decline in U.S. crude supplies ” the first in six weeks.
With refiners set to ramp up activity ahead of the International Maritime Organization™s Jan. 1 regulations limiting sulfur content marine fuel, œand with strong exports and subdued imports, a return to...