Key headlines this week, Catalonia looks to gain independence from Spain, the UK’s Prime Minister Theresa May is under increasing pressures from within her own party, the US Employment report sends mixed signals, tensions between the United States and North Korea continue and Google Pixel joins the tech competition.
Key headlines this week, Donald Trump gives a new policy speech, UK’s consumer confidence is on the rise, inflation accelerates in Japan, London’s Uber taxi service gets a sharp awakening and China makes a major breakthrough in the Biomedical industry. On Wednesday US President Donald Trump gave a new policy speech on proposed tax reforms.
Asian stocks are trading in green this morning. S&P/ASX 200 index was up 0.11%, Kospi was trading up 0.14% and Japan’s Nikkei was up 0.46%. Hong Kong Index was down 0.29% and China’s Shanghai index was trading down 0.19%. APAC Australia job vacancies rose 6 percent to 203,700 for the June-August quarter and it was