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Asia shares rise on brightening US prospects, BOJ awaited TOKYO: Asian shares ticked higher on Friday as investors cheered upbeat US growth data, while the dollar held near four-week highs against the yen as markets awaited the outcome of the Bank of Japan's monetary policy meeting.The BOJ is widely expected to maintain its massive asset buying programme and its upbeat forecast that inflation will hit its 2 percent target next year, suggesting no further stimulus is on the horizon. The policy decision is expected around 0230-0330 GMT.But data released early on Friday showed Japan's annual core consumer inflation slowed for a second straight month in September, adding to evidence the BOJ is likely to miss its price goal.Wall Street surged late in the session on Thursday, after data showed surprisingly strong third-quarter US economic growth as the trade gap narrowed. But domestic demand slipped, hinting at some loss of momentum.The data came a day after the US Federal Reserve ...

Taiwan stocks up on Wall Street, GDP data; HTC up before outlook TAIPEI: Taiwan stocks rose 0.2 percent on Friday as market sentiment was buoyed by a rally on Wall Street and better-than-expected economic growth at home, paced by gains of Apple Inc suppliers.About two hours into trade, the main TAIEX index climbed to 8,905.81, reversing a 0.2 percent fall in the prior session.Largan Precision, which makes camera phone lenses for Apple, rose 1.7 percent, sending electronics shares up by 0.2 percent.Smartphone maker HTC rose 0.4 percent. ...
Asia shares rally after US growth figures HONG KONG: Asian markets rallied Friday and the dollar edged back towards 110 yen after the United States released forecast-busting economic growth data that soothes concerns about the global outlook.Japanese stocks led the way as the weakening of the yen and a report that the country's vast national pension fund would double its domestic stock holdings offset another batch of poor indicators. Tokyo climbed 1.73 percent, Hong Kong put on 0.70 percent, Shanghai added 0.23 ...
Tokyo stocks up 1.68pc by break TOKYO: Tokyo stocks jumped 1.68 percent Friday morning as a weaker yen and forecast-beating US growth data offset another poor set of domestic economic indicators.The Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange rose 263.06 points to 15,921.26 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section issues added 1.52 percent, or 19.40 points, to 1,298.30.Investors also cheered reports that Japan's national pension fund, the world's largest, will double the amount of equities it ...
Hong Kong stocks end morning 0.90pc higher HONG KONG: Hong Kong rallied 0.90 percent in the morning session Friday after US data showed the world's number one economy grew much faster than expected in the third quarter of the year.The benchmark Hang Seng Index climbed 214.50 points to 23,916.54 by the break on turnover of HK$39.88 billion ($5.15 billion).Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...
Indian shares hit record high, shrug off Fed's hawkish tone MUMBAI: Indian shares rose nearly 1 percent to a record high on Thursday as investors bet an improving economy and government reforms would allow the country to better withstand potential rate hikes by the US Federal Reserve than other emerging markets. India's NSE index has gained nearly 31 percent in US dollar terms so far this year to remain Asia's best performing equity index, helped by optimism tied to the election of Narendra Modi as ...
Hong Kong shares fall on weak results, gloomy outlook for earnings SHANGHAI: Hong Kong shares ended lower on Thursday, as investors sold shares in companies that posted weaker earnings for the third quarter.The Hang Seng Index unofficially closed down 0.5 percent at 23,702.04 points, while the China Enterprises Index of the leading offshore Chinese listings in Hong Kong declined 0.9 percent.Several major companies and banks posted weaker-than-expected results or provided pessimistic earnings outlooks.Shares of BYD Co Ltd slumped 7.8 percent, West China Cement Ltd dropped 2.5 ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,195.42 1.30
Arrow Nasdaq 4,566.14 0.37
Arrow S&P 1,994.65 0.62
Arrow FTSE 6,463.55 0.15
Arrow DAX 9,114.84 0.35
Arrow CAC-40 4,141.24 0.74
Arrow Nikkei 15,658.00 1.67
Arrow H.Seng 23,702.04 1.49
Arrow Sensex 27,346.33 0.92

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Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-19.98 bln
Exports $25.13 bln
Imports $45.11 bln
WeeklyOctober 27, 2014
Reserves $13.464 bln