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Hong Kong Stocks Finish with Gains (Review)

Hong Kong stocks closed Thursday on a positive note, having fluctuated through the day after China and the United States finally signed their trade deal, with investors poring over the details. The Hang Seng index added 0.38 percent, or 109.45 points, to close at 28,883.04. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.52 percent, or 15.96 points, to 3,074.08 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, eased 0.15 percent, or 2.64 points, to...

Gold Edges Higher, But Faces Worst Week in Two Months

Gold prices edged higher on Friday, but was still on track to post its biggest weekly decline in about two months as solid Chinese data and a preliminary U.S.-China trade deal improved risk appetite. World shares hit record highs after data showed China's economy was stabilizing and the world's second-largest economy ended 2019 on a somewhat firmer note as the trade truce revived business confidence. Spot gold rose 0.3% to $1,556.56 per ounce, but was heading for a weekly drop of about 0.4%...

Gold futures end higher for the session, barely changed for the week

Gold futures settled higher on Friday, but barely budged for the week. "Gold has struggled to shine this week as positive economic data from the United States and China cooled concerns over the global economy," said Lukman Otunuga, senior research analyst at FXTM. "Appetite towards the metal was also bruised by the 'phase one' [U.S.-China] deal, which offered some light at the end of the long trade war tunnel. With stock markets hitting record highs and the dollar stabilizing, gold is...

Gold Prices Rose Amid Skepticism About U.S.-China Deal

Gold prices rose on Friday in Asia amid skepticism about the U.S.-China trade deal.The two countries signed the phase one trade deal on Wednesday, however, there are still doubts whether the U.S. and China can consistently develop the relations. Gold Futures for February delivery on New York™s COMEX was up 0.19% to $1,553.45by 09:41PM ET (02:41 GMT).¯ The phase one deal has been criticized for its loopholes. The deal says Beijing will increase purchases of the U.S. products and services...

Tokyo Shares Open Higher on Wall Street Gains, Higher Dollar

Tokyo shares opened higher on Friday after US markets finished at new record highs thanks to bright corporate earnings and a higher dollar that also encouraged investors. The Nikkei 225 index added 0.76 percent or 181.87 points to 24,115.00 in early trade, while the broader Topix index gained 0.49 percent or 8.45 points to 1,737.17. Source : AFP

US Blames Iran for Attacks on 2 Oil Tankers in Gulf of Oman
Friday, 14 June 2019 18:41 WIB | GLOBAL |Global

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is blaming Iran for Thursday's attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, off the Iranian coast.

One of the tankers was set on fire and sent up smoke thick and black enough to be seen by satellites in space.

Pompeo said the U.S. based its determination that Iran was behind the attacks on intelligence, the weapons used, and what he called the "level of expertise" needed to carry out such an operation.

The secretary noted that Iran was behind other recent similar attacks on shipping and that no proxy group in the region has the resources and ability to attack a tanker with such a "high degree of sophistication."

One of the tankers is Norwegian-owned and the other is owned by a Japanese company.

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said the timing of the latest apparent attacks was "beyond suspicious" because Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was in Tehran meeting with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khameini. Their talks focused on ways to de-escalate tensions between Washington and Tehran.

But Pompeo said the Iranian government "insulted" Japan by striking one of its tankers while Abe was in the country.

A U.S. defense official, speaking to VOA on condition of anonymity, said the military has "a lot of indications" Iran attacked the ships.

The official would not elaborate on what the evidence entailed. This was the latest of many attacks in the region that the U.S. has accused Tehran of carrying out, but it has yet to declassify any incriminating evidence.

Both ships were struck at dawn Thursday by what U.S. military officials believe were mines.

U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that while he appreciates Abe's efforts to calm tensions with Iran, "it is too soon to even think about making a deal. They are not ready, and neither are we!"

Source : VOA

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Hong Kong Stocks Finish with Gains (Review)

Hong Kong stocks closed Thursday on a positive note, having fluctuated through the day after China and the United States finally signed their trade deal, with investors poring over the details. The Hang Seng index added 0.38 percent, or 109.45 points, to close at 28,883.04. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.52 percent, or 15.96 points, to 3,074.08 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, eased 0.15 percent, or 2.64 points, to...

Gold Edges Higher, But Faces Worst Week in Two Months

Gold prices edged higher on Friday, but was still on track to post its biggest weekly decline in about two months as solid Chinese data and a preliminary U.S.-China trade deal improved risk appetite. World shares hit record highs after data showed China's economy was stabilizing and the world's second-largest economy ended 2019 on a somewhat firmer note as the trade truce revived business confidence. Spot gold rose 0.3% to $1,556.56 per ounce, but was heading for a weekly drop of about 0.4%...

Gold futures end higher for the session, barely changed for the week

Gold futures settled higher on Friday, but barely budged for the week. "Gold has struggled to shine this week as positive economic data from the United States and China cooled concerns over the global economy," said Lukman Otunuga, senior research analyst at FXTM. "Appetite towards the metal was also bruised by the 'phase one' [U.S.-China] deal, which offered some light at the end of the long trade war tunnel. With stock markets hitting record highs and the dollar stabilizing, gold is...

Gold Prices Rose Amid Skepticism About U.S.-China Deal

Gold prices rose on Friday in Asia amid skepticism about the U.S.-China trade deal.The two countries signed the phase one trade deal on Wednesday, however, there are still doubts whether the U.S. and China can consistently develop the relations. Gold Futures for February delivery on New York™s COMEX was up 0.19% to $1,553.45by 09:41PM ET (02:41 GMT).¯ The phase one deal has been criticized for its loopholes. The deal says Beijing will increase purchases of the U.S. products and services...

Tokyo Shares Open Higher on Wall Street Gains, Higher Dollar

Tokyo shares opened higher on Friday after US markets finished at new record highs thanks to bright corporate earnings and a higher dollar that also encouraged investors. The Nikkei 225 index added 0.76 percent or 181.87 points to 24,115.00 in early trade, while the broader Topix index gained 0.49 percent or 8.45 points to 1,737.17. Source : AFP

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