[SEOUL]  South Korean shares jumped about 1.5 per cent on Friday as dovish comments from a top Federal Reserve official fuelled expectations of a sharp U.S. rate cut later this month, while...

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index gained two per cent on Friday, recouping some of the previous day's sharp losses triggered by the yen's appreciation.

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended with more losses Thursday, in line with a broad sell-off across Asia following a negative lead from Wall Street with energy firms hit by falling oil price

[LONDON] Europe's main stock markets slid at the start of trading on Thursday following falls in Asia and on Wall Street on concerns over a weak global growth outlook.

[NEW YORK] US stocks opened flat on Wednesday as trade worries and concerns about the balance of monetary policy and growth outweighed solid results from Bank of America and a boost to chipmakers...

[LONDON] Europe's stock markets wobbled in early deals on Tuesday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index up 0.1 per cent to 7,535.57 points.

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended Friday with a small gain, in line with an Asia-wide advance on expectations the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates at the end of the month.

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended on a positive note Wednesday with attention now turning to the start of key congressional testimony from Federal Reserve boss Jerome Powell later in the day.

[SYDNEY] Australia shares ended higher on Wednesday on growing expectations the central bank will cut interest rates again to shore up weak demand, while financials firmed after S&P upgraded...

[SEOUL] South Korean shares fell over 2 per cent on Monday, the most in two months, as strong US jobs data tempered expectations of aggressive rate cuts by the Federal Reserve, and continued...