The stock markets of Southeast Asia started today the trading day with share of gains and losses in the main parks of the region.
In Singapore, the Stock Exchange of the city-state lost 20.00 points, 0.62 percent, and placed the Straits Times index at 3,189.79 points.
In Malaysia, the stock market of Kuala Lumpur fell 5.95 points, 0.33 percent, and the KLCI index was placed at 1,771.20 points.
In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange gained 6.79 points, 0.10 percent, and the PSEi indicator stood at 7,084.99 points at the start of the negotiation.
In Indonesia, the Stock Exchange of Jakarta added 29.28 points, 0.51 percent, and the JCI index started at 5,761.21 points.
In Vietnam, the VN index of the stock market of Ho Chi Minh City (former Saigon) opened with 1,000.98 points after yielding 7.41 points or 0.73 percent.
In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange advanced 3.26 points, equivalent to 0.198 percent, and the SET index started at 1,723.78 points.
Regarding the currencies of the region, their quotations per dollar unit were placed at the beginning of the day:
Singapore Dollar 1,382
Philippine Peso 54,205
Indonesian Rupiah 15,183
Malaysian ringit 4,148
Thai Baht 32,836
Vietnamese Dong 22,721