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SINGAPORE | World markets fall on Chinese growth concerns

SINGAPORE— World stock markets slipped Friday after China reported weaker-than-expected economic data, stirring up worries about the state of the world’s second largest economy. European indexes were also weighed down by British Prime Minister Theresa May‘s failure to get assurances for a Brexit divorce deal at an EU summit in Brussels. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World markets fall on Chinese growth concerns

SINGAPORE | World markets fall on Brexit troubles, Chinese data

SINGAPORE— European and Asian indexes wobbled on Friday after British Prime Minister Theresa May failed to get assurances for a Brexit divorce deal at an EU summit in Brussels. China reported weaker-than-expected economic data, stirring up worries about the state of the world’s second largest economy. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany’s DAX declined 1.5 percent … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World markets fall on Brexit troubles, Chinese data

SINGAPORE | World stocks climb after US, China discuss trade talks

SINGAPORE — World markets were mostly higher on Tuesday after the U.S. and China broached plans for talks to soothe a festering trade dispute. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany‘s DAX gained 0.7 percent to 10,696.51 and France’s CAC 40 added 0.7 percent to 4,775.32. Britain’s FTSE 100 was up 0.3 percent at 6,743.91. Wall Street … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World stocks climb after US, China discuss trade talks

SINGAPORE | World shares retreat, dollar slips after US-China truce

SINGAPORE— World markets were mostly lower on Tuesday on doubts that a 90-day truce in a tariff battle will allow the U.S. and China to resolve issues ranging from technology development to trade. The dollar fell against the Japanese yen. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany‘s DAX shed 0.8 percent to 11,377.36 and France’s CAC 40 … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World shares retreat, dollar slips after US-China truce

SINGAPORE | Asian shares fall, dollar slips after US-China tariffs truce

SINGAPORE — Asian shares were mostly lower Tuesday as traders questioned whether a 90-day truce in a tariff battle will allow the U.S. and China to resolve issues ranging from technology development to trade. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index gave up 2.4 percent to 22,036.05 and the Kospi in South Korea lost 1 percent … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Asian shares fall, dollar slips after US-China tariffs truce

SINGAPORE | Asian stocks slip on worries over US-China tariffs truce

SINGAPORE — Asian shares were mostly lower Tuesday as investors wondered if a 90-day tariff truce was enough for the U.S. and China to resolve a range of issues from technology development to trade. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index shed 0.7 percent in early trading to 22,418.87 and the Kospi in South Korea lost … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Asian stocks slip on worries over US-China tariffs truce

SINGAPORE | World markets rise despite Trump’s renewed tariff threat

SINGAPORE — World markets were mostly higher on Tuesday despite U.S. President Donald Trump saying it’s “highly unlikely” he’ll hold off on raising tariffs ahead of a closely-watched meeting with his Chinese counterpart. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX index gained 0.3 percent to 11,381.78 and France’s CAC 40 added 0.2 percent to 5,006.05. Britain’s FTSE 100 … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World markets rise despite Trump’s renewed tariff threat

SINGAPORE | Asian shares rise despite Trump’s latest talk on tariffs

SINGAPORE — Asian markets clocked more gains Tuesday ahead of a meeting between the U.S. and China at the Group of 20 summit this week, despite President Donald Trump’s comments that it’s “highly unlikely” he’ll hold off on raising tariffs as Beijing requested. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 added 0.1 percent to 21,843.37 and … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Asian shares rise despite Trump’s latest talk on tariffs