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LONDON/TOKYO/WASHINGTON: A slump in global manufacturing showed signs of easing in June as a rebound in Chinese and U.S. activity offered some hope the world's two largest economies may have passed the worst of the devastation caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic, while the collapse in European factory activity abated.
Business confidence strengthens to four-month high
KUALA LUMPUR: Gains from index-linked glovemakers propelled Bursa Malaysia to close higher alongside with the positive sentiment across the regional market on Wednesday.
SINGAPORE: Asian stock markets struggled to make headway on Wednesday, while safe havens such as gold and the Japanese yen firmed as surging coronavirus infections in the United States took some of the shine off better-than-expected factory activity in China.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia edged higher at midday on Wednesday as the FBM KLCI was given the boost from continued buying of glove makers especially export-driven Hartalega and Top Glove as Covid-19 cases surged in the US.
KUALA LUMPUR: The headline IHS Markit Malaysia Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose sharply to 51.0 in June 2020 from 45.6 in May 2020, its highest since September 2018.
BEIJING: China's factory activity grew at a faster clip in June after the government lifted coronavirus lockdown measures and ramped up support steps, but the health crisis continues to pressure exports and jobs, a private business survey showed on Wednesday.
TOKYO: Japan's factory activity shrank for a 14th straight month in June on sharp reductions in output and new orders, pointing to a heavy hit to demand from the coronavirus pandemic, a business survey showed on Wednesday.
TOKYO/NEW YORK/HONG KONG: Asian shares advanced on Tuesday as positive economic data from China and the United States helped to close out a strong quarter, though a renewed surge in global coronavirus cases underlined a challenging investment climate.