You have searched for "japan"
Showing 9991-10000 of 10000
KUALA LUMPUR: The FBM KLCI fell nearly five points towards Friday close, tracking the weakness in the key regional markets especially China as the Shanghai index closed lower than at any time since December 2014, while crude oil fell below the key US$30 level again.
BANGKOK: Southeast Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday, with stocks in Indonesia trimming early gains as investors weighed in weak December trade data, while fragile sentiment remained in Asia amid weak oil prices and disappointing Chinese data.
SINGAPORE/TOKYO: Asian stocks slumped to 3-1/2-year lows on Friday as brief gains earlier in the session gave way to renewed pressure on oil prices and disappointing Chinese data, ratcheting up investor concerns about the global economy.
Plantations led the FBM KLCI higher early Friday as sentiment firmed up in line with the rebound on Wall Street but analysts expect pre-weekend liquidation in the later part of the day.
MANILA: Japan’s biggest bank Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group is buying a fifth of mid-sized Philippine lender Security Bank Corp for US$774mil, in what will be the biggest foreign financial sector equity investment in the Southeast Asian nation.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s blue chips ended Thursday on a downbeat note, with selling seen accelerating towards the close, with Petronas Chemicals erasing more than six points from the FBM KLCI.
Global shipments of personal computers (PCs) fell 8% to 288.73 million units in 2015 from a year ago and Gartner Inc is cautiously optimistic about a soft recovery in 2016.
Petronas Chemicals extended its losses at midday on Thursday as investors turned cautious after the rally in the share price, erasing more than five points from the FBM KLCI, while Brent crude oil fell below the crucial US$30 a barrel mark again.