Stock Markets

World markets tumble as US, China intensify their trade war

Jul 11, 2018

Global stocks are sharply lower after Beijing hit back at U.S. plans for tariffs on $200 billion more Chinese exports

Stocks tumble as Asia braces for more US tariffs on China

Jul 11, 2018

Asian markets tumble as U.S. prepares to hit China with tariffs on $200 billion more Chinese products

Asian markets mirror optimism on Wall Street

Jul 10, 2018

Asian markets are mostly higher as overnight gains on Wall Street as the lack of bad news surrounding U.S.-China tariffs boosted sentiment

Stocks rise amid brighter Brexit outlook, trade tensions

Jul 9, 2018

Global stock markets are mostly higher as the British government appears to turn toward a more trade-friendly version of Brexit.

Asian shares rise despite escalating US-China trade row

Jul 9, 2018

Asian shares climb despite escalating US-China trade dispute

US-China trade battle kicks off; markets take it in stride

Jul 6, 2018

The United States and China have hiked tariffs on billions of dollars of each other's goods, launching what Beijing called the "biggest trade war in economic history" in a spiraling dispute over technology

World markets subdued as US, China exchange tariff blows

Jul 6, 2018

Global markets are mixed as the U.S. and China slap each other with tariffs. Investors are monitoring the rhetoric for signs of a further escalation in the trade dispute.

Asian stocks lower on impending trade war

Jul 6, 2018

Asian stocks trade lower as investors are wary of the impending implementation of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports, which is expected to be met by China's similar measure on U.S. exports

Japan nuclear agency urges measures to cut plutonium stocks

Jul 5, 2018

Japan's nuclear policy-setting body has endorsed a call for stricter management of its fuel recycling program to reduce its plutonium stockpile

Global stocks rise as investors watch trade tensions

Jul 5, 2018

Global shares have turned higher as auto shares push Europe higher after a lackluster day in Asia.