Wednesday, 23 October 2019 08:58 WIB
Hong Kong shares edged down in the first few minutes of Wednesday weighed by ongoing uncertainty over the long-running Brexit saga.
The Hang Seng Index dipped 0.05 percent, or 14.22 points, to 26,771.98.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index eased 0.08 percent, or 2.28 points, to 2,952.10 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, fell 0.10 percent, or...
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...
Wednesday, 23 October 2019 12:42 WIB
Oil prices traded lower on Wednesday in Asia after data from the American Petroleum Institute (API) showed that U.S. crude stockpiles rose last week.
U.S. Crude Oil WTI Futures lost 0.8% to $54.07 by 12:38 AM ET (04:38 GMT). International Brent Oil Futures were down 0.5% to $59.43.
Crude inventories rose by 4.5 million for the week ended Oct. 18, the API said.
The Energy Information...