Home Topics Rupiah

Rupiah

Dollar

Dollar rally moves to Asia after US data but stocks tumble

The dollar continued to brush aside other currencies Thursday after further proof of the booming US economy sent Treasury yields surging, but Asian equities sank with more Federal Reserve rate hikes looking certain.

Oil prices race to $90 per barrel

The dollar notched an 11-month top on the yen on Thursday as oil price advances while Asian stocks were pressured as borrowing costs rose at home.
A man walks past a stock indicator showing share prices on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo on July 13, 2018. Tokyo stocks opened higher on July 13 helped by a cheaper yen and rebounds on US markets. - AFP PHOTO - Kazuhiro NOGI

Markets hit by fears of fresh Donald Trump tariffs on China

Asian markets sank on Monday following reports that Donald Trump is planning to hit China with another round of tariffs, dealing a blow to hopes for talks between the two economic giants.

Dollar dented by Donald Trump’s Fed comments

The dollar fell versus the euro and pound Tuesday after US President Donald Trump hit out at the Federal Reserve’s interest rate rises, accusing it of not backing his economic plan, while most equity markets climbed looking ahead to China-US trade talks.

Recent Stories

Duvan Zapata

Duvan Zapata hat-trick has Atalanta aiming for the Champions League

Colombian striker Duvan Zapata's hat-trick against Udinese put Atalanta just four points away from Serie A fourth place and final Champions League spot held by AC Milan

Appeal court nullifies conviction of Shell chief, others

Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt sets aside Rivers High Court order which sentenced Shell managing director Osagie Okunbor, and two other senior officers to three months in prison for contempt
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. - M. Scott Mahaskey-POLITICO

US says March 1 ‘hard deadline’ for trade deal with China

US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says trade negotiations with China need to reach successful end by March 1 or new tariffs will be imposed, clarifying there is “hard deadline” after a week of confusion among administration advisers
Great Ogboru

Great Ogboru: PDP disadvantaged in Delta

Delta APC governorship candidate Great Ogboru says the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is disadvantaged in terms of in winning elections in the state
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Godwin Obaseki advocates institutional reform, use of technology to curb corruption

Edo Governor Godwin Obaseki advocates for strong institutions, use of technology and change of attitude in fight against corruption, especially in developing countries, which will discourage the ugly act