[NEW YORK] Wall Street's main indexes fell on Friday following a report that the Federal Reserve plans to cut interest rates by only a quarter-percentage point at the end of the month.

PRIME US Reit made a tepid debut on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on Friday, closing at its initial public offering (IPO) price of US$0.88.

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DOVISH comments from two top US Federal Reserve officials sent markets soaring on Friday, as investors hope for a rate cut as large as 50 basis points later this month.

OPERATING margin outlook is less optimistic on weak cargo volumes and consolidation of lower margin Ground Team Red's (GTR) financials. 

[NEW YORK] US stocks opened higher on Friday as solid results from Microsoft lifted technology shares and added to market optimism after New York Fed President John Williams boosted hopes that the...

MALAYSIA share prices closed higher on Friday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 9.26 points to 1,658.19.

THE Straits Times Index (STI) dipped slightly on Thursday, down a mere 0.11 per cent or 3.82 points to 3,361.05.

 

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares ended the week on a strong note Friday, jumping more than one per cent on hopes for a sharp interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month.

[LONDON] Europe's main stock markets rebounded at the start of trading on Friday following recoveries in Asia and on Wall Street.

[SEOUL]  South Korean shares jumped about 1.5 per cent on Friday as dovish comments from a top Federal Reserve official fuelled expectations of a sharp U.S. rate cut later this month, while...