Central European stocks started
the new decade on a positive note, with the Budapest stock
exchange reaching a record high, after a report that the U.S.
and China would sign a trade deal in January and China would
further ease monetary policy.
U.S. President Donald...
Turkish police detained seven
people, including four pilots, on Thursday in an investigation
into how ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn transited through
Istanbul en route to Lebanon after fleeing Japan, a police
spokeswoman told Reuters.
Most Southeast Asian stock markets ended
the first trading session of 2020 higher on Thursday as they
cheered signs of an impending Phase 1 Sino-U.S. trade deal,
while Philippine and Indonesian shares dragged.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Phase 1 of
Hong Kong police arrested about
400 people in New Year's Day protests after what started as a
peaceful pro-democracy march of tens of thousands spiralled into
chaotic scenes with police firing tear gas to disperse the