Indian markets close lower

Xinhua News Agency | May 15, 2019 at 10:16 AM

Indian markets closed lower Wednesday, with metal index slipping 2 percent, followed by auto, infra, pharma, FMCG and bank.

Singapore stocks close 0.15 pct lower

Xinhua News Agency | May 15, 2019 at 9:42 AM

Singapore stocks closed lower on Wednesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) going down 0.15 percent, or 4.94 points, to close at 3,218.77.

Namibia to launch regional CPI

Xinhua News Agency | May 15, 2019 at 9:21 AM

Namibia will launch its first ever regional consumer price index (CPI), a statistical officer said Wednesday at a press conference.

Chinese shares close higher Wednesday

Xinhua News Agency | May 15, 2019 at 8:50 AM

Chinese stocks closed higher Wednesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 1.91 percent, at 2,938.68 points.