• World stocks slide, yen jumps, as trade war fears grip markets

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    LONDON - The threat of a global trade war sent stock markets sliding and investors rushing for the safety of currencies like the yen and government bonds on Friday, after U.S. President Donald Trump announced tariffs on up to $60 billion of Chinese goods.
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  • UK stocks head for weekly slide as markets tumble on fears of trade war

    5 monthes ago - By eFinancial News

    Trump's plans to put more tariffs on Chinese products have triggered retaliatory actions from the Asian powerhouse
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  • World markets roiled by rising fears of US-China trade war

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    HONG KONG - Fears of a trade war roiled financial markets and sent the dollar wobbling Friday after Beijing retaliated against the Trump administration's tariff hikes by threatening import duties on U.S. goods.
    Stocks plunged on Wall Street after U.S. President Donald Trump imposed sanctions Thursday on goods and investment from China. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped more than 700 points as investors feared trade tensions between the world's largest economies would escalate.
    That fear rippled into Europe. In early trading, Germany's DAX slid 1.3 percent to 11,941.68, France's CAC...
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  • European stocks dive as Trump's trade war frightens investors

    European stocks dive as Trump's trade war frightens investors

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    European stocks dived on Friday as fears surrounding a global trade war intensify.
    All major indices on the continent are more than 1% lower in morning trade.
    The falls follow a bloodbath session in Asia, where some indices lost as much as 4% during the day.
    Drops have been triggered by President Donald Trump's announcement that the US will impose new tariffs on imports from China.
    LONDON - European stocks are diving on Friday as part of a global market sell-off triggered by President Donald Trump's announcement that the US will impose new tariffs on imports from China .
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  • China may hike tariffs on US pork, aluminum, other goods

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - China announced a $3 billion list of U.S. goods for possible retaliation in a tariff dispute with President Donald Trump and girded for a bigger battle over technology policy as financial markets sank on fears of disruption to global commerce.
    The Commerce Ministry said higher duties on pork, apples, steel pipe and other goods would offset Chinese losses due to Trump's tariff hike on steel and aluminum imports. It urged Washington to negotiate a settlement but set no deadline.
    In a separate dispute with potentially bigger consequences, the ministry criticized Trump's decision...
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