TOKYO Asian shares fell on Monday as Chinese stocks extended last week's sharp losses, while the yuan bounced in volatile trade hours ahead of an IMF decision on whether to promote it to a basket of global reserve currencies.
TOKYO--Japanese industrial production rose 1.4% in October from the previous month, government data showed Monday, as exports show signs of stabilizing while domestic spending remains anemic going into the fourth quarter.
The Thanksgiving weekend saw more than 151 million bargain hungry consumers open up their wallets to make purchases either on the Internet or in physical stores, the National Retail Federation said on Sunday.
SINGAPORE, Nov 30 (Reuters) - Brent crude futures dipped on Monday as traders remained cautious ahead of an OPEC meeting later this week and as a widely expected U.S.
Asian stocks fell with emerging-nation currencies and iron ore as Chinese brokerage shares extended declines amid a regulatory probe.