Asian Shares Mixed

SourceSaudi Press Agency
SectorFinancial Markets
CountryMiddle east

Asian Shares Mixed الخميس 1442/6/1 هـ الموافق 2021/01/14 م واس Tokyo, January 14, 2021, SPA -- Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Thursday after a lackluster day on Wall Street, where major indexes spent the day drifting up and down near their record highs. The Shanghai Composite index dropped 0.8% to 3,571.55, AP reported. In other trading Thursday, benchmark U.S. crude oil lost 8 cents to $52.83 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. It shed 30 cents to $52.91 per barrel. Brent crude, the international standard, lost 10 cents to $55.96 per barrel. The U.S. dollar slipped to 103.86 Japanese yen from 103.89 yen late Wednesday.

The euro rose to $1.2164 from $1.2156. --SPA 06:48 LOCAL TIME 03:48 GMT 0001 more...