Southeast Asian stock markets open up, except for the Philippines
The stock markets of Southeast Asia started today the stock market with increases in all the parks, except in the Philippines, which did so with losses.
In Singapore, the City-State Stock Exchange gained 10.31 points, 0.32 percent, and placed the Straits Times Index at 3,210.49 points.
In Malaysia, the Kuala Lumpur stock exchange rose 1.99 points, 0.12 percent, and the KLCI index was placed at 1,682.53 points.
In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange lost 2.25 points, 0.03 percent, and the selective PSEi stood at 7,796.03 points at the start of the negotiation.
In Indonesia, the Stock Exchange of Jakarta added 42.17 points, 0.65 percent, and the JCI index started at 6,503.35 points.
In Vietnam, the VN index of the Ho Chi Minh City stock exchange (former Saigon) opened with 1,009.33 points after growing 5.21 points or 0.52 percent.
In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange improved 4.81 points, equivalent to 0.30 percent, and the SET index started at 1,630.38 points.
Regarding the currencies of the region, their quotations per dollar unit were placed at the beginning of the day:
Singapore Dollar 1,353
Philippine Peso 52,700
Indonesian Rupiah 14,240
Malaysian ringit 4,090
Thai Baht 31,686
Vietnamese Dong 22,952