Australia shares set to open higher; NZ up

November 11, 2019 at 09:38PM Australian shares are set to extend gains on Tuesday, with investor focus likely to be on the country's biggest lender Commonwealth Bank of Australia's first quarter results, while a drop in iron ore prices may put pressure on the miners. Commonwealth Bank of Australia reported a 9.6% drop in first-quarter … Continue reading Australia shares set to open higher; NZ up

China’s Jingye enters sale contract with British Steel

November 11, 2019 at 02:28PM China's Jingye Steel has entered into a "sales contract" to buy the assets of British Steel but the deal has not been finalised, British officials said on Monday. The Official Receiver did not give a price but said the two sides had reached a provisional agreement. Britain's Business Minister Andrea … Continue reading China’s Jingye enters sale contract with British Steel

SE Asia Stocks-Tumble as Hong Kong chaos, trade deal uncertainty hurt sentiment

November 11, 2019 at 09:48AM Southeast Asian markets closed in the red on Monday, with Thailand falling the most, as the latest escalation of violence in Hong Kong and uncertainty surrounding U.S.-China trade deal tempered sentiment. The Hong Kong police fired live rounds of ammo at protesters, critically injuring one, as the Chinese via https://reut.rs/2NBZHvf