Industrials Headlines

China stocks slip as financials weaken; Hong Kong firm ahead of Fed decision

China stocks dipped slightly as financial shares weighed, while the Hong Kong market was firm ahead of a widely expected interest rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve. ** At 04:05 GMT, the Shanghai Composite index was down 3.98 points or 0.12 percent at 3,276.83. ** China's blue-chip CSI300 index was down 0.14 percent, with its financial sector sub-index lower by 0.43 percent, the consumer staples sector up 0.97 percent, the real estate index up 0.01 percent and h

Indonesia's motorbike sales down 3.6 pct y/y in November

Motorcycle sales in Indonesia fell 3.6 percent in November from a year earlier, data from an industry association showed on Wednesday. Sales were up 1.5709235 percent in October from a year ago. Motorbike sales stood at 550,303 in November, down from 570,923 sold a year ago. Sales were also lower than the 579,552 bikes sold in October. Motorbikes are hugely popular in Southeast Asia's biggest economy and their sales are a key indicator of consumption.