Saturday,January 20,2018

Stock Markets in Southeast Asian Started Trading with Gains Except Singapore

Stock Markets in Southeast Asian Started Trading with Gains Except Singapore

Southeast Asian Stock markets Open trading today with rises in all the parishes except Singapore, which did so at a loss.

In Singapore, the city-state stock market lost 9.89 points, 0.30 percent, and placed the Straits Times index at 3,254.32 points.

In Malaysia, the Kuala Lumpur stock exchange gained 5.80 points, 0.33 percent, and the KLCI index stood at 1,784.45 points.

In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange added 46.12 points, 0.59 percent, and the PSEI indicator stood at 7,819.05 points at the beginning of the deal.

In Indonesia, the Jakarta Stock Exchange rose 7.34 points, 0.13 percent, and the JCI index started at 5,696.21 points.

In Vietnam, the VN stock index of Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) opened with 726.28 points after growing 0.93 points or 0.13 percent.

In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange improved 0.24 points, equivalent to 0.02 percent, and the SET index started at 1,537.66 points.

As for the currencies of the region, their prices per unit of dollar were at the beginning of the day:

Singaporean dollar 1,397

Philippine Peso 49,600

Indonesian Rupee 13,295

Malaysian ringit 4,318

Thai Bat 34,470

Vietnamese Dong 21,907.

 

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Stock Markets in Southeast Asian Started Trading with Gains Except Singapore