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BEIJING  | The Latest: ADB chief says trade friction could hurt region

BEIJING — The Latest on China-U.S. trade talks in Beijing (all times local): 5:00 p.m. The Asian Development Bank’s chief says trade in Asia, growing at a fast clip since 2017, could be disrupted if disputes escalate. Asked about trade friction between the U.S. and China, ADB President Takehiko Nakao said Thursday that so far … Continue reading BEIJING  | The Latest: ADB chief says trade friction could hurt region

Global shares mixed on renewed jitters over trade friction

TOKYO/January 24, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Global shares are trading mixed, with European benchmarks lower and Asian shares mostly higher. Japan’s Nikkei 225 slipped 0.8 percent as the dollar weakened against the yen, hurting exporters. Dow futures and S&P 500 futures are higher. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 fell 0.2 percent to 5,526.21, while Germany’s DAX was flat … Continue reading Global shares mixed on renewed jitters over trade friction

Asian shares mixed on renewed jitters over trade friction

TOKYO  /January 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday, as Japan’s benchmark took a rest from a spate of recent jumps. Worries over a resurgence of trade tensions overshadowed regional markets. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 slipped 0.6 percent to 23,988.21, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index lost 0.3 percent to … Continue reading Asian shares mixed on renewed jitters over trade friction