Asian shares in tight range ahead of U.S.-China trade talks
Monday, 11 February 2019 07:42 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Saham Asia
Asian shares started the week on the backfoot on Monday as worries about global growth, U.S. politics and the ongoing Sino-U.S. tariff war kept investors cautious, while the safe-haven greenback held near a six-week top against major currencies.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was a tad weaker after it was toppled from a four-month top on Friday.
Trading volumes are expected to be thin with Japan on public holiday, while Chinese markets reopen after a week-long break for the Lunar New Year holiday.
World stocks ended last week in the red amid uncertainty about global economic growth and trade tensions, posting their first weekly drop this year.
Investors are looking ahead to trade talks this week with a delegation of U.S. officials traveling to China for the next round of negotiations.
Thursday, 2 April 2020 03:22 WIB
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The Hang Seng Index fell 2.19 percent, or 517.69 points, to 23,085.79.
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Thursday, 2 April 2020 03:18 WIB
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Wednesday, 1 April 2020 23:55 WIB
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Wednesday, 1 April 2020 23:26 WIB
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Wednesday, 1 April 2020 20:50 WIB
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