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SINGAPORE | Global stocks rise amid strong earnings reports

SINGAPORE — World stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday after strong earnings reports in the United States. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 added 0.4 percent to 5,116, while Britain‘s FTSE 100 fell 0.2 percent to 7,016. Germany’s DAX rose 0.6 percent to 11,687. Italy’s FTSE MIB jumped 1.1 percent to 19,498.17, avoided last-minute delays in … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Global stocks rise amid strong earnings reports

SINGAPORE | Global stocks rise ahead of US currency report

SINGAPORE  — World markets were mostly higher Tuesday ahead of a U.S. Treasury report that will likely steer clear of labeling China as a currency manipulator, a status that could trigger penalties and cause trade tensions to escalate. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 added 0.3 percent to 5,107.94, while Britain‘s FTSE 100 fell 0.2 percent … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Global stocks rise ahead of US currency report

SINGAPORE | World markets claw back losses on possible Trump-Xi meet

SINGAPORE — Global stock indexes rose Friday after their recent sharp declines on hopes that U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, will meet at the Group of 20 summit next month. The Wall Street Journal reported that the White House had informed officials in Beijing that it would go ahead with … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World markets claw back losses on possible Trump-Xi meet

SINGAPORE | World shares claw back losses on possible Trump-Xi meet

SINGAPORE— Global indexes gained Friday after their recent sharp declines on hopes that U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping will meet at the Group of 20 summit in Argentina next month. The Wall Street Journal said the White House had informed officials in Beijing that it would go ahead with a … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World shares claw back losses on possible Trump-Xi meet

SINGAPORE | Share prices bounce back on report Trump, Xi to meet at G-20

SINGAPORE— Share prices in Asia rebounded Friday on a report that President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping may meet at the Group of 20 summit in Argentina in late November. The Wall Street Journal said the White House had informed officials in Beijing that it would go ahead with a summit meeting … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Share prices bounce back on report Trump, Xi to meet at G-20

SINGAPORE | Losses on Wall Street ripple through Asia; stocks slump

SINGAPORE — Asian markets were broadly lower on Thursday after Wall Street slumped on a heavy selling of technology and internet stocks. Japan’s benchmark fell by an unusually wide margin of 3.9 percent and China’s main index lost 4.3 percent. Markets in Hong Kong, South Korea, Australia and Southeast Asia recorded similar declines. Investors are … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Losses on Wall Street ripple through Asia; stocks slump

SINGAPORE | World stocks slide after IMF trims economic outlook

SINGAPORE — Global stock markets fell Tuesday after the International Monetary Fund lowered its outlook for the world economy, citing the impact of rising interest rates and trade tensions. KEEPING SCORE: Germany‘s DAX lost 0.5 percent to 11,891 while the CAC 40 in France shed 0.3 percent 5283. Britain’s FTSE 100 dropped 0.4 percent to … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World stocks slide after IMF trims economic outlook

SINGAPORE | World stocks mixed after IMF trims economic outlook

SINGAPORE — European and Asian markets are mixed after the International Monetary Fund lowered its outlook for the world economy, citing the impact of rising interest rates and trade tensions. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX lost 0.1 percent to 11,930.66 while the CAC 40 in France added 0.1 percent 5,306.00 on Tuesday. Britain’s FTSE 100 was … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World stocks mixed after IMF trims economic outlook