Economy

Asian shares fall on doubts over US-China trade deal

Mar 8, 2019

Asian shares fall on report of Chinese doubts about trade deal with the US

World stocks edge lower on growth concerns, Brexit

Mar 6, 2019

World stock markets are mostly lower on concerns for global growth and after another round of Brexit talks proved inconclusive

Asian shares mostly higher, led by Chinese markets

Mar 6, 2019

Asian markets mostly higher, led by Chinese shares as officials promise to open economy further

World shares mixed as China indicates support for economy

Mar 5, 2019

World shares mixed as China's targets 6-6.5 percent growth in 2019

Asian shares fall, China's edge up on bullish growth target

Mar 5, 2019

Most Asian shares fall, China's edge higher on bullish growth target

Indonesia and Australia sign pact eliminating many tariffs

Mar 4, 2019

Indonesia and Australia signed a free trade agreement that will eliminate many tariffs, allow Australian-owned hospitals to be set up in the giant Southeast Asian country and increase work visas for young Indonesians

Officials say Trump overstated Kim's demand on sanctions

Mar 1, 2019

Walking away, and walking it back: Officials say President Trump overstated claim that Kim Jong Un demanded U.S. lift all of its sanctions

World shares rise on hopes for US-China breakthrough

Mar 1, 2019

World shares mostly higher after a report suggested that the leaders of China and the U.S. could be endorsing a trade deal in weeks

Asian markets rise on China-US trade prospects

Mar 1, 2019

Asian markets rise on prospects of China-US trade deal in March

Shares decline after Trump-Kim summit halts without a deal

Feb 28, 2019

World shares mostly lower after Trump-Kim talks end without a deal