• Asian stocks mixed on fears of more US tariffs on China

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    SINGAPORE - Asian shares were mostly lower on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump declared he was considering tariffs on an additional $267 billion in Chinese goods, ratcheting up tensions between the world's two biggest economies. It overshadowed a strong U.S. jobs report that kept the Fed on track to raise interest rates.
    KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 climbed 0.3 percent to 22,370.01 after the country's gross domestic product surpassed expectations by growing at a 3.0 percent annual rate in the April-June quarter. The Kospi in South Korea gained 0.3 percent to...
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  • Asian shares on slippery slope as Trump ups ante in trade war

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares started the week in the red on Monday, faltering for the eighth straight day while the dollar held on to recent gains as U.S. President Donald Trump raised the stakes in the heated trade dispute with China.
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  • Asian shares on slippery slope as trade tensions take toll

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares started the week in the red again on Monday, faltering for the eighth straight day and the dollar climbed against major currencies after U.S. President Donald Trump raised the stakes in the heated trade dispute with China.
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  • Ford denies Trump tweet claiming that hatchback will be built in U.S

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    President Trump claimed Sunday that his taxes on Chinese imports mean the Focus Active can be built in America. But in a statement Sunday, Ford said that “it would not be profitable to build the Focus Active in the U.S.”
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