Global Markets

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04-Jul-2020   08:32 Hrs IST US markets remain closed on Friday <P align=justify>The US markets remained closed on Friday, for the observance of the Independence Day holiday.<BR>
03-Jul-2020   15:35 Hrs IST Asian markets end higher on Friday <p align="justify">Asian markets ended higher as upbeat economic reports from major economies, including the United States fueled fresh optimism about global economic recovery from impact of corona virus pandemic. A private survey showed that China's services sector showed it growing at its fastest pace in over a decade in June, with the Caixin/Markit services Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) coming in at 58.4 for the month. The Labor Department's monthly jobs report showed US employers added some 4.8 million back to payrolls in June and pushed the unemployment rate down to 11.1%. Japanese shares closed higher, despite worries about a spike in corona virus cases in the Japanese capital Tokyo with its highest daily tally of confirmed cases in two months. Meanwhile, Japan's chief cabinet secretary said there was no need to reintroduce a state of emergency.<p align="justify"><table width="100%" border="1" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1"><tbody><tr><td><p align="justify"><strong>Asian</strong> <strong>Indices</strong></p></td><td><p align="justify"><strong>Last Trade&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong></p></td><td><p align="justify"><strong>Change in Points</strong></p></td><td><p align="justify"><strong>Change in %</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p align="justify">Shanghai Composite</p></td><td><div>3,152.81</div></td><td><div>62.24</div></td><td><div>2.01</div></td></tr><tr><td><p align="justify">Hang Seng</p></td><td><div>25,373.12</div></td><td><div>248.93</div></td><td><div>0.99</div></td></tr><tr><td><p align="justify">Jakarta Composite</p></td><td><div>4,973.79</div></td><td><div>7.01</div></td><td><div>0.14</div></td></tr><tr><td><p align="justify">KLSE Composite</p></td><td><p align="justify">1,552.65</p></td><td><p align="justify">16.37</p></td><td><p align="justify">1.07</p></td></tr><tr><td><p align="justify">Nikkei 225</p></td><td><div>22,306.48</div></td><td><div>160.52</div></td><td><div>0.72</div></td></tr><tr><td><p align="justify">Straits Times</p></td><td><div>2,652.94</div></td><td><div>16.25</div></td><td><div>0.62</div></td></tr><tr><td><p align="justify">KOSPI&nbsp;Composite</p></td><td><div>2,152.41</div></td><td><div>17.04</div></td><td><div>0.80</div></td></tr><tr><td><p align="justify">Taiwan Weighted</p></td><td><div>11,909.16</div></td><td><div>104.02</div></td><td><div>0.88</div></td></tr></tbody></table><p align="justify"></p>
03-Jul-2020   10:25 Hrs IST Asian markets trade in green in early deals on Friday
03-Jul-2020   08:17 Hrs IST US markets end higher on strong jobs report
02-Jul-2020   15:42 Hrs IST Asian markets end higher on hopes of coronvirus vaccine
02-Jul-2020   11:00 Hrs IST Asian markets trade higher in early deals on Thursday
02-Jul-2020   08:17 Hrs IST US markets end mostly higher on Wednesday
01-Jul-2020   15:54 Hrs IST Asian markets end mostly higher on Wednesday
01-Jul-2020   10:33 Hrs IST Asian markets trade mostly higher in early deals on Wednesday
01-Jul-2020   08:16 Hrs IST US markets end higher as traders continue to express optimism about economic outlook