Trade tensions after US gains

Asian stocks surge despite trade tensions after US gains

BEIJING/March 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  Asian stock markets surged Tuesday despite U.S.-Chinese trade tensions after Wall Street posted its strongest gains in a week KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 index jumped 2.1 percent to 21,490.45 while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng gained 1.3 percent to 30,261.45. Seoul’s Kospi advanced 1.4 percent to 2,408.91 and Sydney’s S&P-ASX … Continue reading Asian stocks surge despite trade tensions after US gains