Wednesday, 13 November 2019 04:21 WIB
Hong Kong stocks ended with gains Tuesday, clawing back some of the hefty losses from the previous day but traders remained on edge as the city was hit by fresh protests that blocked key roads and shut businesses.
The Hang Seng Index gained 0.52 percent, or 138.73 points, to 27,065.28.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.17 percent, or 4.85 points, to 2,914.82 and the Shenzhen...
Monday, 11 November 2019 16:54 WIB
Britain dodged a recession ahead of the now-postponed Oct. 31 Brexit deadline, providing an election boost for Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
The economy grew 0.3% between July and September, avoiding a second straight quarter of contraction, the Office for National Statistics said on Monday. Still, the figures were weaker than expected and showed the economy had little momentum...
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 03:06 WIB
Oil prices steadied after rising about 1% on Tuesday following a speech from U.S. President Donald Trump that offered few new details about Washington's trade talks with Beijing.
Concerns about slower economic growth and oil demand due to the fallout from the 16-month trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies pressured oil.
Brent crude futures, the global benchmark, fell 8 cents...