Canadian existing home sales fall quite sharply in April, likely to remain depressed for several months
Australian labor market seems to be stabilizing, businesses expect to increase staff in months ahead
FxWirePro: Most Asian markets in green, gold hovers around $1,650 mark
Most of the major Asian indices were trading on a higher note on Thursday. Gold was trading around $1,648 mark while silver was trading around $15.07 mark.
Japan’s Nikkei was trading 0.48 pct lower at 19,262.00 points.
Australia’s S&P/ASX200 was trading 1.97 pct higher at 5,309.00 points.
South Korea’s kospi was trading 1.00 pct higher at 1,825.27 points.
Hong Kong’s Hang seng was trading 0.58 pct higher at 24,101.50 points.
Taiwan’s stock was trading around 0.03 pct higher at 10,140.70 points.
India’s NSE was trading 2.50 pct higher at 8,976.66 points and BSE Sensex was trading 2.50 pct higher at 30,638.81 points.