Wednesday, 24 July 2019 08:02 WIB
Asian shares nudged higher on Wednesday amid hints of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade saga, while the dollar hit two-month highs on the euro as investors wagered on a dovish outcome from the European Central Bank™s coming policy meeting.
Sentiment had been helped by a Bloomberg report that U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer would travel to Shanghai next week for meetings with Chinese...
Thursday, 18 July 2019 15:48 WIB
U.K. retail sales unexpectedly rose last month, ending a downbeat second quarter on a more positive note.
The volume of goods sold in stores and online climbed 1% in June after dropping for the previous two months, the Office for National Statistics said Thursday. Economists surveyed by Bloomberg had predicted another fall.
Sales were up 0.7% in the second quarter, adding 0.04...
Wednesday, 24 July 2019 01:53 WIB
U.S. oil futures gave up earlier losses Tuesday to finish with a gain, ahead of government data that are expected to reveal a fall in domestic crude supplies for a sixth week in a row.
Analysts polled by S&P Global Platts forecast a decline of 4.4 million barrels in crude stocks for the week ended July 19. Oil prices also got a late-session boost from news that "the British military has...