Asian shares mixed as US reports surging virus cases
Monday, 22 June 2020 () BANGKOK — Shares were mixed Monday in Asia as China and South Korea reported lower numbers of new coronavirus cases, while new infections in the U.S. and worldwide surged sharply. Tokyo, Hong Kong and Seoul declined while Shanghai edged higher. Sydney’s S&P/ASX 200 edged 0.1 percent higher to 5,946.50, getting a boost from reports that consumer spending has rebounded more quickly from their pandemic shocks than expected, analysts said. “However, that partly reflects pent-up demand and the strong support from government initiatives. Employment income has slumped and we only expect spending to return to pre-virus levels next year,” Marcel Thieliant of Capital...
Equity benchmark indices were flat during early hours on Thursday as border tensions between India and China continued to simmer while COVID-19 infections surged.At 10:15 am, the BSE SandP Sensex was..
Dr. Anthony Fauci warned that the US is still in its first wave of the coronavirus.
This warning comes as multiple states record their highest-ever daily new case totals.
"People keep talking about a..
Equity benchmark indices were subdued during early hours on Wednesday amid escalating border tensions between India and China and surge in COVID-19 cases. At 10:15 am, the BSE SandP Sensex was up by 83..