Wednesday, 27 May 2020 07:33 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened flat on Wednesday as profit-taking offset positive sentiment from gains on Wall Street.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.01 percent or 3.03 points at 21,268.14 in early trade, while the broader Topix index was up 0.02 percent or 0.30 points at 1,535.03.
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...
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 08:27 WIB
The dollar edged higher on Wednesday as worries about the U.S. response to China™s proposed security law for Hong Kong supported safe-haven demand for the greenback.
The euro held gains against the dollar and the pound but faces a severe test when the European Commission is expected to release details of a financial rescue fund for the bloc later on Wednesday.
Financial markets have been...