• World stocks higher, Trump tweets thaw trade tensions

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Prospects of a thaw in U.S.-China trade tensions supported global stocks on Monday, but in Malaysia, investors punish shares associated with supporters of ousted prime minister Najib Razak after last week's shock election result. As Ciara Lee reports, AirAsia was down by as much as 10 per cent.
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  • Stock futures rise as U.S.-China trade tensions ease

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures rose on Monday on signs of easing trade tensions between the world's two largest economies after President Donald Trump pledged to help China's ZTE Corp "get back into business, fast" following a crippling U.S. ban.
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  • Global stocks mixed as Trump softens tone on trade

    3 monthes ago - By Chron

    HONG KONG - World stocks were mixed Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump softened his tone on trade, saying he would seek a way to keep Chinese technology company ZTE in business despite U.S. sanctions. European markets were slightly weaker amid signs that Italy's populist parties may form a government.
    KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 dipped 0.3 percent to 5,525 and Germany's DAX lost 0.4 percent to 12,946. Britain's FTSE 100 edged 0.3 percent lower to 7,702 and Italy's FTSE MIB dropped 0.7 percent to 23,994. Wall Street was poised to open higher. Dow futures advanced 0.3 percent and...
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  • Global shares mixed, Hong Kong jumps as Trump softens tone

    3 monthes ago - By Chron

    HONG KONG - World stocks were mixed Monday, with Asian gains led by Hong Kong after President Donald Trump softened his tone on trade, saying he would seek a way to keep Chinese technology company ZTE in business despite U.S. sanctions.
    KEEPING SCORE: European shares were mixed in early trading. France's CAC 40 dipped 0.2 percent to 5,531.59 and Germany's DAX lost 0.2 percent to 12,973.29. Britain's FTSE 100 edged 0.1 percent lower to 7,717.17. Wall Street was poised to open higher. Dow futures advanced 0.3 percent to 24,908.00 and broader S&P 500 futures rose 0.2 percent to...
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  • World stocks head higher on hopes of thawing trade tensions

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    LONDON - Prospects of a thaw in U.S.-China trade tensions supported global stocks on Monday, as U.S. President Donald Trump pledged to help ZTE Corp "get back into business, fast" after a U.S. ban crippled the Chinese technology company, while oil prices retreated from highs.
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