• Asian shares slide on worries over US-China relations

    11 days ago - By Chron

    SINGAPORE - Asian markets tumbled Monday as traders feared that President Donald Trump only reported progress in trade talks with China to score political points as the U.S. midterm elections draw near.
    KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 1.2 percent at 21,985.05 and South Korea's Kospi dropped 1.6 percent to 2,059.60. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index slipped 2.4 percent to 25,891.48. The Shanghai Composite index shed 1 percent to 2,649.21. The S&P ASX/200 in Australia fell 0.1 percent to 5,841.70. Shares fell in Taiwan and Singapore but rose in the Philippines.
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  • 'You will suffer consequences' - a Chinese warship reportedly threatened a US Navy destroyer in the South China Sea

    'You will suffer consequences' - a Chinese warship reportedly threatened a US Navy destroyer in the South China Sea

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    New details and video have emerged from the close encounter between a Chinese warship and a US Navy destroyer in the South China Sea.
    The transcript of the radio exchange obtained by the South China Morning Post from the British Ministry of Defense suggests that the Chinese naval vessel threatened the US destroyer, warning that it would "suffer consequences."
    A Chinese warship threatened a US Navy destroyer during a tense showdown in the South China Sea in late September, according to new details of the encounter.
    A Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy Type 052C Luyang II-class destroyer...
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