• Asia stocks edge up on steady China GDP, earnings in focus

    7 monthes ago - By Reuters

    TOKYO - Asia stocks rose modestly on Tuesday following data showing China's economy grew a little faster than expected in the first quarter.
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  • Asian shares slightly higher amid geopolitical tensions

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Asian shares were mostly higher but little changed Tuesday, as global investors were relieved to see that the attack on Syria likely won't escalate but worries remained about U.S.-China trade tensions.
    KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 erased initial gains to be virtually unchanged, up less than 0.1 percent at 21,837.39 in morning trading. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.3 percent to 5,860.00. South Korea's Kospi was little changed at 2,455.87, erasing initial gains. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.1 percent at 30,349.97, while the Shanghai Composite edged up less than 0.1...
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  • Asia stocks edge up on easing Syria tensions; focus on earnings, China GDP

    7 monthes ago - By Reuters

    TOKYO - Asia stocks edged higher on Tuesday, tracking Wall Street gains as the focus shifted to corporate earnings and looming economic data from China amid signs Western-led strikes on Syria weren't likely to escalate.
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