* Greek shares down 5.5 pct, weigh on Italian, Spanish stocks
BANGKOK, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stock markets edged higher on Monday as domestic institutions bought large caps ahead of year-end but shares in Malaysia's AirAsia plunged after one of the company's aircraft went missing on Sunday. Singapore's key Straits Times Index rose 0.3 ...
LONDON, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Stock markets in debt-laden Italy and Spain fell in early deals on Monday ahead of a presidential vote that threatens the future of Greece's international bailout.
ZURICH, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Swiss stocks were seen opening slightly higher on Monday, tracking European shares and buoyed by Wall Street's performance last week.
SEOUL, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Daily net trading in shares on South Korea's main stock exchange by three major categories of investors as of 0720 GMT, in billions of South Korean won (a negative figure indicates net selling): FOREIGNERS INSTITUTIONS RETAIL Dec 29 -117.8 -166.7 127.7 Dec 26 64.0 299.5 ...
DUBAI, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Gulf stock markets were mixed in early trade on Monday after gaining strongly in the two previous sessions on the back of Saudi Arabia's 2015 budget, which maintained government spending at a high level.
COLOMBO, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan stocks declined on Monday in thin trade, falling from a five-week high as many investors were away for year-end holidays, while fresh defections ahead of the Jan. 8 presidential poll hurt sentiment, stockbrokers said.
MUMBAI, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Indian shares were headed for a second session of gains on Monday as stronger global markets lifted blue chips, easing some of the concerns about a recent selling streak by foreign investors.
By Thomas Wilson TOKYO, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Japanese stocks turned negative on Monday after the health ministry announced a suspected case of the deadly Ebola virus, spooking investors but
DUBAI, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Gulf stock markets may keep a firm tone on Monday after oil prices edged up from recent lows and as Asian equities provide a positive global background.