Bangkok, Dec 27 (EFECOM) .- The stock markets of Southeast Asia recovered today positions at the beginning of the trading day after the losses of recent days.
In Singapore, the city-state stock exchange gained 46.99 points, 1.56 percent, and placed the Straits Times index at 3,058.14 points.
In Malaysia, the stock exchange of Kuala Lumpur rose 8.40 points, 0.50 percent, and the KLCI index was placed at 1681.00 points.
In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange added 37.42 points, 0.50 percent, and the PSEi indicator stood at 7,487.43 points at the beginning of the negotiation.
In Indonesia, the Stock Exchange of Jakarta advanced 51.73 points, 0.84 percent, and the JCI index started at 6,179.58 points.
In Vietnam, the VN index of the stock market of Ho Chi Minh City (former Saigon) opened with 906.19 points after growing 14.44 points or 1.62 percent.
In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange recovered 24.82 points, equivalent to 1.59 percent, and the SET index started at 1,581.75 points.
Regarding the currencies of the region, their contributions per dollar unit were placed at the beginning of the day in:
Singapore Dollar 1,372
Philippine Peso 52,876
Indonesian Rupiah 14,577
Malaysian ringit 4,176
Thai Baht 32,579
Vietnamese Dong 22.805