Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index edged up at the open on Monday as investors awaited US-Japan summit talks later on the day.
The key Nikkei 225 index was up 0.03 percent, or 5.97 points, at 21,123.19 in early trade, while the broader Topix index was down 0.04 percent, or 0.66 points, at 1,540.55.
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The euro barely budged in early Monday trade after pro-European Union parties held on to two-thirds of seats in the EU parliament elections, limiting gains in nationalist opponents.
The common currency was little changed at $1.1210 in Asian trade and off a two-year low of $1.11055 touched on Thursday, as the markets studied the outcome of the vote.
The dollar was little changed against other currencies. The U.S. currency traded at 109.35 yen, not far from a three-month low of 109.02 touched...
Asia stocks edged up early on Monday, and the euro was confined to a narrow range after the weekend's European Parliament elections highlighted the deepening political fragmentation of the 28-country bloc.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.1%. South Korea's Kospi index was little changed. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index was flat.
The euro was a shade higher at $1.1211, holding within a tight $1.2272-$1.2754 range in what was a limited reaction to so far the...
Gold prices rose on Monday in Asia. News on Brexit develop and the Sino-U.S trade war remained in focus.
Gold futures for June delivery, traded on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, were up 0.2% at $1,286.55 per ounce by 1:20 AM ET (05:20 GMT).
Traders await more trade-related news as U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to meet with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping next month at the G-20 meeting in Japan.
The precious metal entered a new phase of uncertainty on its...
Gold rose for a third day as concerns that the U.S.-China trade war is hurting global growth damps risk appetite.
With world stocks heading toward their first monthly decline of 2019, traders will be closely watching economic data for further clues on the impact of the trade tensions. China™s official manufacturing PMI for May is due Friday, with economists anticipating a tick down to 49.9, which signals a contraction.
Spot gold +0.2% to $1,287.15/oz at 9:53am...