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Trade hopes lift Asia markets but investors eye deadline

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HONG HONG – Optimism over the China-US trade talks kept Asian markets buoyant on Friday, with investors betting the two ...

A sense of déjà vu leading to APEC

As the nation prepares to host the APEC 2020 Summit next year, one can’t help but sense a feeling of déjà vu as our 2 leading political figures will again ...

Asian markets back on front foot as trade hopes return

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CHINA – Asian markets rose Thursday on renewed hopes for the China-US trade talks after a report said a deal could be ...

Wait until Trump hears about Europe’s carbon tax

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NEXT week, the European Union’s (EU) leaders will commit to cutting net greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050. This ...

Trump doesn’t understand currency wars, either

His misguided decision to reinstate steel tariffs on Brazil and Argentina misses 1 thing: Depressed currencies mean they are the losers
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Asian markets rattled by fresh trade concerns

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HONG KONG – Asian markets slipped Tuesday as global trade uncertainty returned to the fore after the United States reimposed ...

Asian markets rally following China data, eyes on trade talks

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HONG KONG – Asian markets rose Monday as investors cheered data showing a surprise jump in Chinese factory activity, ...
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Asia markets end week with losses as dealers await trade progress

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HONG KONG – Asian markets fell on Friday as investors wound down for the end of the month, while awaiting news of progress on ...

China overtakes US in number of diplomatic missions

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SYDNEY – For the first time, China has more diplomatic missions around the world than the United States, according to a study ...

Asian markets rally on fresh trade hope, elections lift Hong Kong

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HONG KONG – Asian markets rose Monday on fresh optimism over the long-running China-US trade talks after Beijing offered ...

Most Asian markets on the rise as trade optimism returns

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HONG KONG – Asian markets mostly rose Friday as a sense of optimism returned to trading floors after a report said ...

China says it’s striving for trade deal with US

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BEIJING – China said Thursday it is still striving to reach a trade deal with the United States, a day after President ...