#Asia : Close: Indices extended losses; Japan ended near day's low; delays in covid vaccination sapped morale. S.Korea economy grew at a slower pace in Q4. Australian market closed for a holiday. In China, Financial svc, Hospitality shares↓ #SSE -1.51 #Nikkei -0.96 #HSI -2.55%
China and Japan take the spotlight in Asia Pacific this week with a slew of official data releases. GDP figures will meanwhile give insights into how Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong SAR and the Philippines closed off 2020. Read the #WeekAhead :
Germany To Send Naval Frigate To Japan With Eye On China - @NikkeiAsia
China gets 91% of its Oil from the Straight, Japan 62%, & many other countries likewise. So why are we protecting the shipping lanes for other countries (many years) for zero compensation. All of these countries should be protecting their own ships on what has always been....
I will be going to Austin, Texas. Leaving soon. Always like (love!) being in the Lone Star State. Speaking to our great Farmers. They hit “paydirt” with our incredible new Trade Deals: CHINA, JAPAN, MEXICO, CANADA, SOUTH KOREA, and many others!
China was incredible...but now in Japan and got my twitter back