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  • Asian markets rally over news that US-China trade talks are back on

    With Washington and Beijing confirming that trade talks are back on in October, markets in Asia rocketed higher on Thursday. Markets in China, Japan, Korea, and Australia all closed higher, while Hong Kong finished only slightly lower after a withdrawn extradition bill added almost 4% the day prior. Other positive drivers on Thursday included the British Parliament's decision to block a no-deal Brexit as well as a new government to be signed into power in Italy. S&P 500 futures were trading...

    Business Insider
  • Asian shares mixed after China eases trade tensions

    BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Thursday after China and the U.S. moved to ease trade tensions. Investors drew encouragement from China’s decision to exempt some U.S. products from a recent

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  • Asian shares gain on fresh optimism over US-China trade

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose in early trading after the U.S. and China took more steps to ease tensions in their long-standing trade war that threatens to hurt the broader global economy.

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  • World markets mixed after China, US ease trade tensions

    World shares mixed on hopes for ECB action, moves by China, US to ease trade tensions

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  • World markets mixed after China, US ease trade tensions

    BANGKOK (AP) - World shares were mixed Thursday after China and the U.S. moved to ease trade tensions. Sentiment also was brightened by expectations the European Central Bank plans fresh stimulus to try to energize the economy. Germany's DAX edged 0.1% higher to 12,373.34 and the FTSE 100 in London

    The Washington Times
  • Asian markets mixed as US-China tariffs take effect

    Asian markets were mixed Monday as new US-China tariffs took effect and several countries reported economic data for the last month. China's Shanghai Composite Index rallied 1.3% to close the day higher. It was lifted by defense and infrastructure stocks. Newly released economic figures were also unexpectedly positive. The shipbuilding and aerospace industries were the best performers on the market. China has said it will showcase new equipment and weaponry at a military parade meant to...

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  • Asian markets mixed as US-China tariffs take effect

    Asian markets were mixed Monday as new US-China tariffs took effect and several countries reported economic data for the last month.

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