The stock markets of Southeast Asia began today the stock market with increases in the majority of parks, except in Singapore and Malaysia that opened at a loss.
In Singapore, the Stock Exchange of the city-state lost 10.45 points, 0.33 percent, and placed the Straits Times index at 3,171.00 points.
In Malaysia, the Kuala Lumpur stock exchange fell 2.77 points, 0.16 percent, and the KLCI index was placed at 1,772.98 points.
In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange gained 11.28 points, 0.16 percent, and the PSEi indicator stood at 7,062.10 points at the start of the negotiation.
In Indonesia, the Jakarta Stock Exchange rose 25.65 points, 0.45 percent, and the JCI index started at 5,786.72 points.
In Vietnam, the VN index of the stock market of Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) opened with 998.11 points after growing 1,990 points or 0.20 percent.
In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange advanced 6.69 points, equivalent to 0.39 percent, and the SET index started at 1,702.91 points.
Regarding the currencies of the region, their quotations per dollar unit were placed at the beginning of the day:
Singapore Dollar 1,384
Philippine Peso 54,103
Indonesian Rupiah 15,223
Malaysian ringit 4,157
Thai Baht 32,896
Vietnamese Dong 22,723