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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 rise on Wall Street gains amid trade friction

TOKYO— Asian shares were mostly higher Friday after gains on Wall Street but investors continued to watch for news about U.S.- China trade friction. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 added 0.1 percent to 21,524.02, and Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.5 percent to 5,685.50 in early trading. South Korea’s Kospi rose 0.1 percent to 2,070.83. … Continue reading TOKYO | Asian shares rise on Wall Street gains amid trade friction