RP shares close 3.4 percent lower


Posted at Jun 10 2008 01:28 PM | Updated as of Jun 10 2008 09:28 PM

Agence France Presse

MANILA - Philippine share prices closed down 3.4 percent Tuesday amid soaring oil prices, regional stock market weakness and following a Wall Street slide last week, dealers said.

The composite index fell 93.75 points to 2,645.95 points.

There was no trading on Monday due to a public holiday.