Finance::Quote::Yahoo::Asia is Perl module to fetch quotes from Yahoo Asia.
$q = Finance::Quote->new;
%info = $q->fetch("asia","CREA.SI"); # Failover to other methods ok.
%info = $q->fetch("yahoo_asia","CREA.SI"); # Use this module only.
This module fetches information from Yahoo Asia. Symbols should be provided in the format "SYMBOL.EXCHANGE", where the exchange code is one of the following:
SI - Singapore
BO - Bombay
JK - Jakarta
HK - Hong Kong
NS - India
KS - Korea
KL - Kuala Lumpur
NZ - New Zealand
SS - Shanghai
SZ - Shenzhen
TW - Taiwan
TH - Thailand
This module provides both the "asia" and "yahoo_asia" methods. The "asia" method should be used if failover methods are desirable. The "yahoo_asia" method should be used you desire to only fetch information from Yahoo Europe.
Stocks are returned in the currency of the local exchange. You can use Finance::Quote's set_currency() feature to change the currency in which information is returned.
This module is loaded by default by Finance::Quote, but can be loaded explicitly by specifying the parameter "Yahoo::Asia" to Finance::Quote->new().
Information obtained by this module may be covered by Yahoo's terms and conditions. See http://sg.finance.yahoo.com/ for more details.