Tuesday, 26 May 2020 08:52 WIB
Hong Kong stocks rose more than one percent in the first few minutes of trade Tuesday as concerns about the impact of a proposed security law from China were overshadowed by a further opening up of economies around the world.
The Hang Seng Index gained 1.07 percent, or 246.10 points, to 23,198.34.
China's benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.35 percent, or 9.93 points, to 2,827.90, while...
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 08:40 WIB
Oil prices rose on Tuesday on clear signs that producers are sticking to commitments to cut crude supply as more cars get back on the road with coronavirus lockdowns easing around the world.
U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude CLc1 futures gained 2.3%, or 75 cents, to $34.00 as of 0057 GMT. There was no WTI settlement on Monday because of the U.S. Memorial Day holiday.
Brent crude LCOc1...