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TOKYO | Asian shares mostly higher on hopes for US-China trade deal

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday, cheered by prospects for a resolution of the costly trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The region tracked gains overnight on Wall Street, with Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 adding 1.4 percent to 21,148.36 and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng up 1.1 percent at 28,484.49. The Shanghai … Continue reading TOKYO | Asian shares mostly higher on hopes for US-China trade deal

TOKYO | Global shares mostly higher on hopes for US-China trade deal

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mostly higher Wednesday as investors pinned their hopes on a possible resolution of the bruising trade war between the U.S. and China. Shares rose in early European trading, tracking gains on Wall Street and in Asia. France’s CAC 40 edged up nearly 0.3 percent in early trading to 5,070.33, … Continue reading TOKYO | Global shares mostly higher on hopes for US-China trade deal

TOKYO | Global stocks rise on optimism over China-US trade talks

TOKYO —Jan 25, 2019— Global stock markets advanced Friday amid optimism over the potential for China-U.S. trade talks to help end a tariffs war between the two largest economies. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 advanced 1 percent to 4,919, while Germany‘s DAX gained 1.4 percent to 11,284. Britain’s FTSE 100 edged up 0.4 percent to … Continue reading TOKYO | Global stocks rise on optimism over China-US trade talks

TOKYO| Global shares rise on optimism over China-US trade talks

TOKYO—Jan 25, 2019—Global shares advanced Friday amid persisting optimism over the potential for China-U.S. trade talks to help end a tariffs war between the two largest economies. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 advanced 0.6 percent to 4,899.44 in early trading, while Germany‘s DAX gained nearly 1.0 percent at 11,235.44. Britain’s FTSE 100 inched up 0.2 … Continue reading TOKYO| Global shares rise on optimism over China-US trade talks

TOKYO | Asian shares rise on optimism over China-US trade talks

TOKYO—Jan 25, 2019—Asian shares advanced Friday after a moderate rise on Wall Street, amid persisting optimism over the potential for China-U.S. trade talks to help end a tariffs war between the two largest economies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 1.0 percent to finish at 20,773.56. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 added 0.7 percent to 5,905.60, … Continue reading TOKYO | Asian shares rise on optimism over China-US trade talks

TOKYO | Japan exports sink 3.8 pct in Dec, hit by China slowdown

TOKYO —January 22, 2019—Japan’s exports fell 3.8 percent in December from a year earlier, hit by slowing demand in China, as the trade balance shifted back into deficit for the year, the government reported Tuesday. For the year, imports outpaced the rise in exports, leaving a trade deficit for the first time in three years, … Continue reading TOKYO | Japan exports sink 3.8 pct in Dec, hit by China slowdown

SAITAMA, Japan | Mayweather stops Nasukawa in 1st round, flooring him 3 times

SAITAMA, Japan— It took less than three minutes for Floyd Mayweather to knock down his Japanese kickboxer opponent Tenshin Nasukawa three times in a totally one-sided bout of exhibition boxing on New Year’s Eve. Nasukawa’s father threw in the towel after 140 seconds of the first round on Monday as his 20-year-old son bravely teetered … Continue reading SAITAMA, Japan | Mayweather stops Nasukawa in 1st round, flooring him 3 times

YOKOHAMA, Japan | Nissan board meets but no chairman picked to replace Ghosn

YOKOHAMA, Japan— Nissan’s board met Monday but failed to pick a new chairman to replace Carlos Ghosn, who was arrested last month on charges of violating financial regulations, saying more discussion was needed. Nissan Motor Co. Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa told reporters that the board approved a special committee of outsiders to strengthen governance at … Continue reading YOKOHAMA, Japan | Nissan board meets but no chairman picked to replace Ghosn