Thursday, 24 October 2019 09:01 WIB
Hong Kong stocks edged up in the first few minutes of Thursday, tracking a positive lead from Wall Street and on easing worries about a no-deal Brexit.
The Hang Seng Index added 0.32 percent, or 84.30 points, to 26,651.03.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index inched up 0.08 percent, or 2.39 points, to 2,944.01, but the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange,...
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...
Thursday, 24 October 2019 09:51 WIB
Oil erased some gains after its biggest price rally since the attacks on Saudi facilities five weeks ago following a surprise decline in U.S. crude stockpiles.
West Texas Intermediate for December delivery lost 47 cents to $55.50 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange as of 10:40 a.m. Singapore time. The contract added $1.49 to close at $55.97 on Wednesday, the biggest increase...