Foreign investors intensified the selling in local stocks on Tuesday (Aug. 13) as concern over Hong Kong riots added to undermining the market sentiment. They booked a net sell of Rp1.03 trillion yesterday, cutting the year-to-date net buy to Rp63.77 trillion. As a result, the composite index of the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) lost 0.63% to close at 6,210 yesterday. The rupiah also weakened further to Rp14,283 against the United States (U.S.) dollar.
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