Asian shares hit a five-week high on Tuesday after the Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said that the U.S. interest rate hikes were likely on the way. Nevertheless, she held back on any reference regarding the timing, Reuters reported. At home, the composite index of the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) gained 0.87% to close at 4,896 Monday (June 6) with foreign investors booking net buy of Rp549.1 billion, bringing year-to-date net buy to Rp5.4 trillion.

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