Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher after tech gains

Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher after tech gains

BEIJING  — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Thursday following gains for major U.S. tech stocks.Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Australia rose. A currency trader gestures at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, July 9, 2020. Asian stock markets followed Wall […]
Index gains 2.49%, breaches 6,300 level

Index gains 2.49%, breaches 6,300 level

The local stock barometer yesterday surged to the 6,300 level as promising results of coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine trials in the US cheered lockdown-weary investors. The main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) racked up 154.37 points or 2.49 percent to...