Friday, Jan 24, 2020


Feb 19, 2020 09:29 AM

Samsung poised to benefit from China's coronavirus woes afflicting Apple, other rivals

[SEOUL] Samsung Electronics stands to be a major beneficiary of the China production problems announced by rival...

Feb 19, 2020 09:27 AM

Australian wages growth tepid, public sector drags

[SYDNEY] Australian wages grew at a scrooge-like pace in the final quarter of last year, sapping household spending...

Feb 19, 2020 09:24 AM

Westpac flags earnings downgrades after lawsuit, bushfires

[SYDNEY] Australia's Westpac Banking Corp said on Wednesday its 2020 profit would be hit by a rise in costs related...

Feb 19, 2020 09:20 AM

Malaysia: Shares open higher on Wednesday

MALAYSIA share prices opened higher on Wednesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 2.57...

Feb 19, 2020 09:19 AM

Hong Kong heading for its first back-to-back recessions on record

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong is heading for its first back-to-back annual recessions on record, as the coronavirus shutdown...

Feb 19, 2020 09:10 AM

Stocks to watch: Great Eastern, ARA H-Trust, HPL, Wing Tai, China Sunsine, UOB Kay Hian

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Wednesday: