Global stocks rise after positive US economy data

Global stocks rise after positive US economy data

Global stocks gained ground as hopes for an economic recovery in the US and a potential coronavirus vaccine offset concerns over a surge of infections in several American states. Tokyo’s benchmark Topix rose 0.5 per cent on Thursday while Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 added 1.1 per cent and South Korea’s Kospi climbed 0.8 per cent. China’s […]