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GLOBAL
Hong Kong Leader Offers Apology to Protesters
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 12:58 WIB

Hong Kong's pro-Beijing leader Carrie Lam offered an apology Tuesday for the political crisis and unrest sparked by a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China. But she did not give in to protester's demands that she leave office over her handling of the controversial bill. Lam...

MARKET UPDATE
Tokyo Shares End Higher on Upbeat Trade News
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 13:38 WIB

Tokyo stocks ended higher on Wednesday, extending rallies on Wall Street following upbeat comments from the US and China on trade ahead of the G20 summit. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 1.72 percent, or 361.16 points, to 21,333.87, while the broader Topix index was up 1.74 percent, or 26.60...

ECONOMY
Retail sales look strong, with a solid gain in May and upward revision to prior month
Friday, 14 June 2019 19:50 WIB

Reports of the death of the American consumer were greatly exaggerated as the May retail sales data rose at a solid pace and the decline in the prior month was revised to show a gain. Retail sales increased 0.5% in May, with broad-based gains, the Commerce Department said Friday. Economists...

GOLD CORNER
Wall St, Main St. Look For Still-Higher Gold Prices
Monday, 17 June 2019 14:43 WIB

Gold hit its highest levels in more than a year on Friday, and Wall Street and Main Street look for the momentum to continue this week, based on the weekly Kitco News gold survey. The metal has been underpinned by continuing trade tensions between the U.S. and its partners, resulting in worries...

COMMODITY
Yen Raih Kenaikan Tipis Saat Fokus Bergeser ke Keputusan The Fed
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 14:24 WIB

Yen menguat terhadap semua rekan Grup-of-10 karena optimisme tentang pembicaraan perdagangan AS-China memberi jalan untuk berhati-hati menjelang keputusan kebijakan Federal Reserve. USD / JPY turun 0,1% menjadi 108,35 untuk menuju penurunan hari ketiga. Indeks Bloomberg Dollar Spot sedikit...

FISCAL & MONETARY
BoE's Carney: BoE retains the ability to relaunch term funding scheme as necessary
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 21:43 WIB

While speaking at the policy panel at the European Central Bank (ECB) Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said that in exceptional circumstances, like Brexit, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) could extend the horizon over which it returns to the...

ECONOMIC CALENDAR
Time Country Figures Previous Actual
06.50 JPN Trade Balance (JPN) -0.17T -0.61T
15.00 EUR Current Account 24.7B
15.00 EUR Italian Trade Balance 4.63B
15.30 GBP CPI y/y (GBP) 2.1%
15.30 GBP PPI Input m/m 1.1%
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