Asia-Pacific markets set to gain as investors weigh Russia-Ukraine conflict
SINGAPORE — Asia-Pacific markets are set to rise on Tuesday as investors navigate the altering scenario in Russia and Ukraine.
Japan’s Nikkei 225 futures in Osaka pointed to the next open of 26,640, up 0.3%, and futures listed in Chicago have been up 0.39% at 26,755.
The S&P/ASX 200 in Australia was up almost 1% in early commerce. The Reserve Bank of Australia is set to meet on Tuesday, however is just anticipated to increase charges within the third quarter, according to a Reuters poll.
Elsewhere, South Korea markets are closed for a vacation on Monday.
On the earnings entrance, Chinese tech large Baidu is anticipated to announce its fourth-quarter outcomes late in Asia.
China’s official manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) and Caixin/Markit Manufacturing PMI will even be launched Tuesday.