Name Price Chg.% Chg.
Hang Seng 25,674.53 -0.08% -20.05
Nikkei 225 20,110.51 -0.14% -28.28

Asia report: Markets mixed amid oil price concerns

Markets in Asia were mixed on Thursday, with steadily declining oil prices giving traders a reason to pause.

China, Shanghai, Asia

Asia report: Markets slip after MSCI China inclusion

Markets in Asia were mostly lower on Wednesday, after confirmation from MSCI that mainland China shares would be included in its emerging markets index on a gradual basis.

westpac

Asia report: Markets mixed ahead of MSCI China decision, Aussie banks fall

Markets in Asia finished mixed on Tuesday, with many traders keeping their wallets firmly closed ahead of the decision from MSCI on whether to include mainland China stocks.

exploration well, oil & gas

Oilex announces receipt of cash calls worth $1.41m gross

Oilex, the oil and gas exploration and production company announced Monday "material progress" having received outstanding cash calls of approximately $1. 41m gross owed to the Cambay and Bhandut production sharing contracts (PSCs).

mining truck, commodities, minerals, iron ore

Citi cuts iron ore price forecasts

Analysts at Citi lowered their forecasts for the price of iron ore over the next twelve months, telling clients that lower prices were needed in order for the market to re-balance and in anticipation of waning Chinese growth.