Asian stocks open mostly in positive territory. Following the direction of the Dow Jones, the New York Stock Market closed positive last night. Responds to the hope that The US Congress will release a stimulus soon, and the market is also driven by progress in the development of a COVID-19 vaccine. With investors expected The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will approve Moderna vaccines. After approving Pfizer's vaccine last week.
The TAIEX index, the Taiwan stock market opened today at 14,268.13 points, up 9.20 points, + 0.06%.
The KOSPI Index, the South Korean stock market, opened today at 2,770.95 points, up 0.52 points, + 0.02%.
The FTSE STI index, Singapore's stock market opened today at 2,858.45 points, up 0.43 points, + 0.02%.
The FBMKLCI, Malaysia's stock market opened today at 1,676.84 points, up 2.49 points, + 0.15%.
The SSE Composite Index opened today at 3,400.49 points, down 4.38 points, -0.13%.
The NIKKEI 225 Index Japanese stock market opened today at 26,775.53 points, down 31.14 points, -0.12%.
The HSI Index, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, opened today at 26,650.49 points, down 27.89 points, -0.10%.
The New York Stock Exchange was boosted by hopes of a US stimulus package, with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell saying Congress leaders made progress in talks about And the issuance of economic stimulus measures to cure people and businesses affected by the COVID-19 epidemic Including provisional budget legislation to avoid government shutdowns (shutdown) due to budget shortages.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the stimulus package was imperative. Because it will slotxo help heal the household and business sectors It will also help the US survive the crisis in the next four to six weeks. By Mr. Jerome expecting that Congress will finally reach an agreement.
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