china trade friction

LONDON | Dow’s recovery helps shore up markets around the world

LONDON — Shares rebounded in Europe and Asia on Friday as worries over U.S.-China trade friction were calmed by conciliatory comments from Beijing. Attention was turning toward upcoming U.S. jobs data. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, stock markets made up around half of Thursday’s losses in morning trading. Germany’s DAX climbed 0.5 percent to 10,867 while … Continue reading LONDON | Dow’s recovery helps shore up markets around the world

TOKYO | World shares gain amid calm over US-China trade row

TOKYO  — Shares rebounded in Europe and Asia on Friday as worries over U.S.-China trade friction were calmed by conciliatory comments from Beijing. KEEPING SCORE: Germany‘s DAX climbed 0.7 percent to 10,884.39 and the CAC 40 in France advanced 1.3 percent to 4,840.54. Britain’s FTSE 100 jumped 1.6 percent to 6,809.58. The Dow future contract … Continue reading TOKYO | World shares gain amid calm over US-China trade row

TOKYO | Asian shares steady as Beijing calms US-China trade row

TOKYO — Asian shares are moderately higher as worries over U.S.-China trade friction were calmed by conciliatory comments from Beijing. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 added 0.8 percent to 21,678.68, and Australia‘s S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.4 percent to 5,681.50. South Korea’s Kospi rose 0.3 percent to 2,075.76. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng edged 0.1 percent … Continue reading TOKYO | Asian shares steady as Beijing calms US-China trade row