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Friday, 19 April 2019 14:57 WIB

Chinese shares rallied on Friday afternoon in thin volumes from earlier profit-taking to end the day at a near 13-month closing high, with signs of an economic recovery in China contributing to a recent surge. At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.63 percent at 3,270.80, erasing earlier losses. It was the strongest close for the index since March 21, 2018. The blue-chip CSI300 index was up 1.19 percent at 4,120.61 points, its highest close since March 12, 2018. Trading activity was relatively thin. About 31.52 billion shares were traded on the Shanghai exchange, roughly 79.2...

Tokyo Shares End Higher as Nintendo Soars on China Report
Friday, 19 April 2019 13:26 WIB | Topix Saham Jepang Indeks Nikkei Bursa Tokyo

Tokyo stocks closed higher Friday following healthy gains on Wall Street, with Nintendo jumping more than 14 percent following reports its games and popular Switch console will soon be available in China. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 0.50 percent or 110.44 points at 22,200.56, while the broader Topix index climbed 0.12 percent or 1.96 points to 1,616.93. Source : AFP

Nikkei buoyed by cyclical stocks; Nintendo jumps 16 pct
Friday, 19 April 2019 10:26 WIB | Saham Jepang IndeksTopix Indeks Nikkei

Japan's Nikkei rose on Friday morning as Wall Street gains raised risk appetite and lifted cyclical stocks, while Nintendo jumped after Tencent won approval to sell its Switch console in China. The Nikkei share average advanced 0.6 percent to 22,223.41 at the midday break. For the week, the index has risen 1.6 percent, poised for a third week of gain. Shares of Nintendo Co soared after China's Tencent won a key approval to begin selling Nintendos Switch console in China, the worlds largest games market. The video game maker's shares were up 15.9 percent at midday. The broader Topix...

Shanghai Composite Little Changed; China Life Leads
Friday, 19 April 2019 10:10 WIB | Indeks Shanghai Composite Saham Cina

The Shanghai Composite Index is advancing slightly to 3,253.09 in Shanghai in early trading. China Life Insurance Co. contributed the most to the index gain, increasing 3.7 percent. Yueyang Forest & Paper Co. had the largest increase, rising 10.0 percent. In early trading, 604 of 1,506 shares rose, while 799 fell; 4 of 5 sectors were higher, led by conglomerate stocks. Source : Bloomberg

Tokyo Shares Open Higher After Wall Street Gains
Friday, 19 April 2019 07:36 WIB | Saham Jepang IndeksTopix Indeks Nikkei Bursa Tokyo

Tokyo stocks opened higher on Friday following healthy gains on Wall Street, while the forex market remained stable. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 0.67 percent or 147.95 points at 22,238.07 in early trade, while the broader Topix index climbed 0.40 percent or 6.38 points to 1,621.35. Source : AFP

Hong Kong Stocks End Week on a Low Note (Review)
Friday, 19 April 2019 03:26 WIB | HANG SENG SahamHongkong IndeksHangSeng

Hong Kong stocks ended the week down Thursday, in line with an Asia-wide retreat and following losses on Wall Street, as investors wound down for a long Easter weekend. But Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index fell 0.54 percent, or 161.42 points to 29,963.26. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.40 percent, or 12.92 points, to 3,250.20 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, slipped 0.59 percent, or 10.41 points, to 1,762.30. Source : AFP