The stock markets of Southeast Asia today began trading day with most gains, led by the Thai stock market, except for the parks of Vietnam and Singapore, which started at losses.
In Singapore, the city-state stock exchange lost 9.72 points, 0.32 percent, and put the Straits Times index at 3,029.17 points.
In Malaysia, the stock exchange of Kuala Lumpur rose 0.98 points, 0.06 percent, and the KLCI index was placed at 1,669.09 points.
In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange added 13.68 points, 0.18 percent, and the PSEi indicator stood at 7,502.88 points at the beginning of the negotiation.
In Indonesia, the Stock Exchange of Jakarta advanced 22.46 points, 0.36 percent, and the JCI index started at 6,203.64 points.
In Vietnam, the VN index of the stock market of Ho Chi Minh City (former Saigon) opened with 887.94 points after decreasing 3.81 points or 0.43 percent.
In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange rose 6.29 points, equivalent to 0.40 percent, and the SET index started at 1,572.23 points.
Regarding the currencies of the region, their contributions per dollar unit were placed at the beginning of the day in:
Vietnamese Dong 23,195.50
Indonesian Rupiah 14,465.50
Philippine Peso 52.60
Thai Baht 32,32
Malaysian Ringit 4.15
Singapore Dollar 1.36.