The stock markets of Southeast Asia today began the trading day with gains in all the parks, led by the Vietnam stock market.
In Singapore, the City-State Stock Exchange gained 21.62 points, 0.73 percent, and placed the Straits Times Index at 2,988.07 points.
In Malaysia, the Kuala Lumpur stock exchange added 5.33 points, 0.32 percent, and the KLCI index was placed at 1,691.27 points.
In the Philippines, the Manila Stock Exchange rose 58.42 points, 0.83 percent, and the PSEi indicator stood at 7,074.48 points at the beginning of the negotiation.
In Indonesia, the Jakarta Stock Exchange rose 43.79 points, 0.76 percent, and the JCI index started at 5,832.99 points.
In Vietnam, the VN index of the stock market of Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) opened with 898.83 points after growing 10.14 points or 1.14 percent.
In Thailand, the Bangkok Stock Exchange advanced 13.37 points, equivalent to 0.82 percent, and the SET index started at 1,651.88 points.
Regarding the currencies of the region, their quotations per dollar unit were placed at the beginning of the day:
Vietnamese Dong 23,353.60
Indonesian Rupiah 15,225.00
Philippine Peso 53.52
Thai Baht 33.26
Malaysian Ringit 4.18
Singapore Dollar 1.38.