Wednesday, 20 November 2019 10:08 WIB
Japanese shares fell on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would raise tariffs on Chinese imports if no deal was reached with Beijing to end a trade war.
At 02:05 GMT the Nikkei index was down 0.83% at 23,096.61.
Trump's comments, which he made on Tuesday at a cabinet meeting at the White House, further dented hopes for a resolution to a 16-month long trade war that has curbed...
Friday, 15 November 2019 21:05 WIB
Sales at gas stations, car dealers and internet stores such as Amazon rose in October, but most other retailers posted weak results just before the start of the critical holiday shopping season.
Retail sales increased 0.3% last month, the government said Friday, matching the forecast of economists polled by MarketWatch.
The increase in sales was concentrated in just a few segments, however. If...
Wednesday, 20 November 2019 09:56 WIB
Gold was steady as investors weighed latest developments on the trade front ahead of the release of minutes from the last Federal Reserve meeting later Wednesday.
The U.S. Senate unanimously passed a bill Tuesday aimed at supporting protesters in Hong Kong and warning China against a violent suppression of the demonstrations, drawing a rebuke from authorities in Beijing and...