The stock markets of Southeast Asia started today the trading day with increases in all the parks, except in Malaysia that opened with losses.
In Singapore, the city-state stock exchange gained 4.89 points, 0.16 percent, and placed the Straits Times index at 3,049.63 points.
In Malaysia, the Kuala Lumpur stock exchange lost 2.81 points, 0.17 percent, and the KLCI index was placed at 1,687.91 points.
In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange added 20.06 points, 0.27 percent, and the PSEi indicator stood at 7,502.72 points at the beginning of the negotiation.
In Indonesia, the Stock Exchange of Jakarta advanced 14.01 points, 0.23 percent, and the JCI index started at 6,204.65 points.
In Vietnam, the VN index of the stock market of Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) opened with 902.41 points after growing 1.60 points or 0.18 percent.
In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange rose 5.16 points, equivalent to 0.33 percent, and the SET index started at 1,553.53 points.
Regarding the currencies of the region, their contributions per dollar unit were placed at the beginning of the day in:
Singapore Dollar 1,370
Philippine Peso 52,553
Indonesian Rupiah 14,540
Malaysian ringit 4,161
Thai Baht 32,504
Vietnamese Dong 22,825