The stock markets of Southeast Asia today began trading day with losses in most of the parks, except in Malaysia and Vietnam that opened with a slight rise.
In Singapore, the Stock Exchange of the city-state fell 32.58 points, the 1.00 percent, and placed the Straits Times index at 3,234.82 points.
In Malaysia, the stock market of Kuala Lumpur rose 0.94 points, 0.05 percent, and the KLCI index was placed at 1,797.24 points.
In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange lost 39.08 points, 0.54 percent, and the PSEi indicator stood at 7,171.79 points at the start of the negotiation.
In Indonesia, the Jakarta Stock Exchange fell 79.69 points, 1.36 percent, and the JCI index started at 5,788.05 points.
In Vietnam, the VN index of the stock market of Ho Chi Minh City (former Saigon) opened with 1,020.66 points after growing 0.26 points or 0.03 percent.
In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange dropped 7.13 points, equivalent to 0.41 percent, and the SET index started at 1,734.83 points.
Regarding the currencies of the region, their quotations per dollar unit were placed at the beginning of the day:
Singapore Dollar 1,381
Philippine Peso 54,337
Indonesian Rupiah 15,075
Malaysian ringit 4,147
Thai Baht 32,594
Vietnamese Dong 22,720