Thailand ends lower; Vietnam rises most in over two months

  • Markets
  • Monday, 11 Feb 2019

BENGALURU: Thai stocks closed lower on Monday, falling most in the Southeast Asia region amid political turmoil in the country, while Vietnam markets surged as trade resumed after a week-long holiday.

The Thai benchmark ended 0.8 percent lower. Mobile services provider Advanced Info Service fell about 3.7 percent, while Airports of Thailand ended 1.5 percent lower. Both stocks were the biggest drags on the Thai index.