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Stocks and oil fall, yen rallies as Trump threatens to further escalate Chi...

08 August, 2019 1:36 am 1:36 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks and oil prices fell sharply on Friday while traditional safe havens rose after US President Donald Trump threatened to further escalate his trade war with China “this afternoon,” following a new round of retaliatory tariffs from Beijing. Earlier on Friday China’s Commerce Ministry said in a statement it would impose … Read More


Global shares extend fall on Trump trade threats

09 September, 2018 9:09 am 9:09 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global stocks ended August much as they began the month – under the dark cloud of a potentially worsening trade war. A closely watched barometer of equities worldwide fell for a second day  after the United States and Canada failed to reach a trade deal and a report that US President … Read More


Asian stocks gain on move by China’s central bank, but trade war weig...

08 August, 2018 8:13 am 8:13 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stocks rose on Monday after China’s central bank took steps to try to drag the yuan away from 14-month lows, but the tit-for-tat conflict over Sino-US trade hung heavily on markets. The People’s Bank of China late on Friday raised the reserve requirement on foreign exchange forward positions, making it more … Read More