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GLOBAL
Iran's Internet Shutdown Extends to 5th Day, Further Harming Economy
Thursday, 21 November 2019 17:59 WIB

London-based Internet monitoring group NetBlocks posted a tweet early Thursday in Iran, saying the "near-total" Internet shutdown had surpassed 100 hours since it began late Saturday. "Digital rights are human rights: access must be restored to all Iranians," the group added. Iranian authorities...

MARKET UPDATE
U.S. stock futures pare losses after report China's Liu 'cautiously optimistic' over trade deal
Thursday, 21 November 2019 16:48 WIB

Stock futures slipped Thursday, but pared larger losses after China's vice premier, Liu He, reportedly said he™s œcautiously optimistic about getting to a preliminary phase 1 trade pact with the U.S. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures eased 46 points, or 0.2%, to 27,754, while S&P...

ECONOMY
U.S. Retail Sales Rebound in October, But a Small Group of Stores Reap Most of the Gains
Friday, 15 November 2019 21:05 WIB

Sales at gas stations, car dealers and internet stores such as Amazon rose in October, but most other retailers posted weak results just before the start of the critical holiday shopping season. Retail sales increased 0.3% last month, the government said Friday, matching the forecast of...

GOLD CORNER
Unique split on Wall Street to keep investors guessing the gold price this week
Monday, 18 November 2019 11:02 WIB

This week will be an interesting one for gold with Wall Street uniquely split between expectations of higher and neutral gold prices, while Main Street is still very bullish, according to the latest Kitco News gold price survey. It's been a messy week for gold prices as the metal was unable to...

COMMODITY
Oil drops as U.S.-China standoff extends beyond trade
Thursday, 21 November 2019 18:24 WIB

Oil prices edged lower on Thursday as fresh tensions between the United States and China over protests in Hong Kong fueled concern that a deal to end a trade war between the world's top two economies may be further delayed. Brent crude fell 44 cents, or 0.7%, to $61.96 a barrel by 09.51 GMT,...

FISCAL & MONETARY
Fed Minutes Show Worries About Economy Had Eased a Bit
Thursday, 21 November 2019 02:24 WIB

Federal Reserve officials were more upbeat about the economy in late October than they had been only six weeks earlier, according to minutes of their policy discussion released Wednesday. Officials œgenerally viewed the economic outlook as positive, the minutes said. œUncertainties...

ECONOMIC CALENDAR
Time Country Figures Previous Actual
02.00 U.S FOMC Meeting Minutes - -
11.30 JPN All Industries Activity m/m 0.0% 1.5%
16.30 GBP Public Sector Net Borrowing 8.7B 10.5B
20.30 U.S Philly Fed Manufacturing Index 5.6
20.30 U.S Unemployment Claims 225K
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