MALAYSIAN shares ended lower on Wednesday with the Kuala Lumpur Composite Index slipping 1.28 points to close at 1,772.94.

[LONDON] Europe's main stock markets eased at the start of trading Wednesday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index down 0.2 per cent at 7,368.43 points...

[SEOUL] The South Korean won and shares gave up some of their earlier gains on Wednesday after US President Donald Trump's threats to force a government shutdown over funding a border wall...

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index rose Wednesday, snapping a five-day losing streak as investors brushed aside concerns about political uncertainty with hopes rising for a market-friendly...

[BENGALURU] Australian shares posted modest losses on Wednesday after poor results from Insurance Australia Group and Healthscope Ltd dragged down the healthcare and financial sectors, while...

[HONG KONG] The Hong Kong stock exchange halted trading for the full day on Wednesday as a strong typhoon lashed the financial centre and other parts of southern China.

[SEOUL] The South Korean won and shares were at two-week highs early on Wednesday as investor appetite for riskier assets rose in the wake of strong gains on Wall Street overnight on easing concerns...

[BENGALURU] Australian shares fell on Wednesday, hurt by losses in financial and healthcare stocks as disappointing full year results from Insurance Australia Group and Healthscope Ltd dampened...

MALAYSIA share prices opened higher on Wednesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 2.96 points to 1,777.18.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday, tracking rebounds in global bourses as the yen weakened with investors brushing aside worries about political uncertainty.