Southeast Asia Indices end day on higher side

|By:, SA News Editor

In Thailand, foreign and institutional investor interest helped the SET Index gain 0.2% to 1,414.94.

Thailand ETFs: THD.

The Philippine Stock Exchange Index climbs 1.08% to 6,707.91 on the back of 2.2% gain in Philippine Long Distance Telephone and a 1.63% advance in Alliance Global.

ETF: EPHE

Indonesia's Jakarta Index closed higher by 0.4% to 4,840.15, as the rupiah continues its slide to finish down 1.7% on the month. The presidential election is set for July 9 and frontrunner Joko Widodo's party doesn't have enough parliamentary support to form a government without a coalition partner. The country awaits his selection of a running mate.

Indonesia ETFs: EIDO, IDX, IDXJ