Asian stocks mostly up despite underlying US-China tension

Asian stocks mostly up despite underlying US-China tension

Asian stock markets mostly rose Thursday as concern fades over the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Uncertainty remains, but the original tariff threats made earlier in the week were not followed by material action.

 
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Asian stocks mostly up despite underlying US-China tension

Asian stock markets mostly rose Thursday as concern fades over the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Uncertainty remains, but the original tariff threats made earlier in the week...

Asian stocks take a breather from trade tensions; markets up

Asian markets were mostly higher on Wednesday as traders sidelined tariffs that the U.S. and China have threatened to impose on one another, focusing on positive housing data instead.

In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs against China

President Donald Trump directed the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports on Monday as the two nations moved closer to a potential trade...

Asian stocks mixed after ECB announcement, US data

Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished with gains following the European Central Bank's announcement to phase out its bond-buying stimulus. Upbeat U.S. data helped bolstered...

Asian shares mostly higher with all eyes on Trump-Kim summit

Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday but little changed as market players tried to digest the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore.

Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump-Kim summit in Singapore  

Asian markets were mixed Monday before President Donald Trump planned to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and after his outburst at Canada's prime minister over trade.

Xi extolls free trade at Asia meet as G-7 ends in disarray

Chinese President Xi Jinping extolled free trade and criticized "selfish, short-sighted" policies during a closely orchestrated gathering of a Beijing-led bloc Sunday, standing in stark contrast with the G-7 summit...

Trump to face tough crowd at G-7 amid tariff fight

Before President Donald Trump sits down with a notorious dictator, he will face what may well turn out to be a tougher crowd — some of America's oldest...

Asian stocks gain after Wall Street rise ahead of G7 meeting  

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher Wednesday ahead of a meeting of major industrialized economies overshadowed by tension over U.S. steel tariffs.

Global economy is healthy but growth will slow

The steadily expanding global economy should remain resilient — at least for a couple of years — the World Bank says.

 
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In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs against China

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Asian stocks mixed after ECB announcement, US data

Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished with gains following the European Central Bank's announcement to phase out its bond-buying stimulus. Upbeat U.S. data helped bolstered ...

Asian stocks take a breather from trade tensions; markets up

Asian markets were mostly higher on Wednesday as traders sidelined tariffs that the U.S. and China have threatened to impose on one another, focusing on positive housing data instead.

Asian stocks mostly up despite underlying US-China tension

Asian stock markets mostly rose Thursday as concern fades over the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Uncertainty remains, but the original tariff threats made earlier in the week ...