Stock Market

Japanese yen falls as havens retreat

With the outlook for the US economy clouded by Hurricane Harvey investors will be tuning in to a fresh round of speeches by Fed Chair Janet Yellen and regional Fed presidents for clues on the central bank’s next moves.

18 September 2017

Asian stocks climb to highest since 2007

The regional benchmark has climbed almost 20 percent this year amid a rebound in momentum in China, Asia’s largest economy, recouping most of its losses since the financial crisis.

13 September 2017

Philippine markets shut as floods hit capital

Flood waters were waist-deep in some parts of Manila, blocking several traffic arteries including the Epifanio de los Santos Avenue connecting the northern and southern parts of the city.

12 September 2017