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Asian shares tripped up by new US tariff threat

09 September, 2018 8:44 am 8:44 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Most Asian share markets slipped on Monday amid reports Washington was about to announce a new round of tariffs on Chinese imports, setting the stage for possible reprisals by Beijing. Liquidity was thin with Japan on holiday Read More

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Asian shares rise as China and US weigh fresh talks

09 September, 2018 8:12 am 8:12 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares nudged higher on Friday as moves by the United States and China to resolve a bitter trade dispute and a sharp interest rate hike in crisis-hit Turkey supported global risk appetite. MSCI’s broadest index of Read More

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Asia shares can’t shake trade stress, pound up on Brexit talk

09 September, 2018 8:46 am 8:46 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares were struggling to avoid a ninth straight session of losses on Tuesday as the spectre of a Sino-US trade war haunted investors, while the pound perched near a five-week top on hints a Brexit deal Read More

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Asian shares on slippery slope as Trump ups ante in trade war

09 September, 2018 8:47 am 8:47 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares started the week in the red on Monday, faltering for the eighth straight day while the dollar held on to recent gains as US President Donald Trump raised the stakes in the heated trade dispute Read More

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Asian shares extend losses on trade, emerging market anxiety

09 September, 2018 8:09 am 8:09 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares fell for the sixth straight session on Thursday as oil skidded and safe-haven gold gained, with investor confidence shaken by turmoil in emerging markets and jitters over a potentially severe escalation in the US-China trade Read More

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Asian shares fall under pressure from trade, emerging markets worries

09 September, 2018 8:41 am 8:41 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares fell in early trade on Tuesday, amid growing concerns over escalating international trade disputes and as emergency austerity measures in Argentina highlighted turbulence in emerging markets. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS Read More

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Asian shares rise after record highs on Wall Street

08 August, 2018 8:48 am 8:48 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares rose early on Monday, taking support from Wall Street’s gains on Friday after US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said a gradual approach to raising rates was best to protect the US economy and job Read More

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Asia shares inch up with yuan, wary on Sino-UStalks

08 August, 2018 8:11 am 8:11 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets crept cautiously higher on Monday as investors awaited developments on proposed Sino-US trade talks and the Chinese yuan rallied away from dangerous lows. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS gained 0.4 Read More

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Asian shares gain on US-China trade talks

08 August, 2018 10:17 am 10:17 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares won a modest reprieve on Friday after China and the United States agreed to hold their first trade talks since June next week and as the Turkish lira extended gains from its record low earlier Read More

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Asian shares hit one-year low on Turkey, China worries

08 August, 2018 8:56 am 8:56 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares hit fresh one-year lows in early trading on Thursday, while oil and precious metal prices also tumbled as Turkey’s currency crisis and fears of an economic slowdown in China fanned worries about global growth. MSCI’s Read More

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Asia tries to find its footing, China disappoints

08 August, 2018 8:59 am 8:59 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Tuesday as tremors from the collapse of the Turkish lira ebbed, though sentiment took a fresh knock when Chinese economic data proved softer than expected. Retail sales, industrial Read More

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Asia shares, euro under water as Turkish lira sinks

08 August, 2018 8:15 am 8:15 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asia share markets skidded and the euro hit one-year lows on Monday as a renewed rout in the Turkish lira drove demand for safe harbors, including the US dollar, Swiss franc and yen. Japan’s Nikkei lost 1.3 Read More

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