• Asian shares a sea of red as HK chaos hits sentiment

    2 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares sank on Monday, the safe haven yen rose and gold jumped as fresh violence broke out in Hong Kong, while uncertainty still remained over whether the United States and China could end their damaging trade war.
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  • Asian shares decline on renewed China-US trade worries

    2 days ago - By Chron

    BANGKOK - Shares declined Monday in Asia as investors watched for the latest developments in the China-U.S. trade war saga.
    Hong Kong led the retreat, with the Hang Seng falling 2.1% to 27,062.49 by mid-morning after a police officer wounded a protester in a shooting. Demonstrators blocked subway lines and roads in the southern Chinese financial hub during the Monday morning commute.
    Uncertainty has risen in the city after more than five months of protests that began with a fight over an extradition bill that has expanded to include demands for greater democracy and police...
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  • Oil drops on concern over U.S.-China trade talks progress, oversupply

    2 days ago - By Reuters

    Oil prices fell on Monday amid renewed doubts over the prospects of a trade deal between the United States and China, while concerns over excess supplies also weighed on the market.
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  • Asian shares give up gains as Hong Kong chaos hits sentiment

    2 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares reversed gains on Monday, the yen ticked higher and gold jumped as fresh violence broke out in Hong Kong, while uncertainty still remained over whether the United States and China could end their damaging trade war.
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  • Oil slips on jitters over U.S.-China trade talks progress

    2 days ago - By Reuters

    Oil prices fell on Monday on renewed caution over the prospects of a trade deal between the United States and China, with investors shrugging off comments over the weekend by U.S. President Donald Trump that talks were going well.
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  • Asian shares pick up on U.S.-China trade deal hopes

    2 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares edged higher on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump said over the weekend that trade talks with China were moving along "very nicely", though uncertainty remained over whether a deal would be signed this year.
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