Economy

Global shares mixed as investors watch trade talks

Feb 22, 2019

Global shares are mixed as investors nervously eye U.S.-China trade talks in Washington

Asian shares mostly lower as investors watch trade talks

Feb 22, 2019

Asian shares are mostly lower after a slide on Wall Street as investors nervously watched the U.S.-China trade talks in Washington

Global stocks mostly rise ahead of US-China tariff war talks

Feb 21, 2019

Global stock markets are mostly higher as investors look ahead to U.S.-Chinese negotiations on a tariff war.

Asian stocks change little ahead of more US-China talks

Feb 21, 2019

Asian stock markets are little-changed after a listless day on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to U.S.-Chinese negotiations on a tariff war

World shares mostly higher on upbeat talk on China-US trade

Feb 20, 2019

World shares advance on reports Trump upbeat on China-US trade talks

Japan trade deficit highest in 5 yrs, hit by China doldrums

Feb 20, 2019

Japan's exports sink 8.4 percent in January, hit by slowdown in China

Asian shares mostly higher, extending Wall St advance

Feb 20, 2019

Asian shares mostly higher, extending Wall Street gains

World stocks turn lower ahead of more China-US trade talks

Feb 19, 2019

Stock are mostly down in Europe and Asia and U.S. markets looked set to open lower as Chinese and U.S. negotiators gear up for more trade talks.

Asian shares gain on hopes for progress on China-US trade

Feb 19, 2019

Asian shares gain ahead of China-U.S. trade talks in Washington

China's leaders want more babies, but local officials resist

Feb 19, 2019

China needs more children to counter the aging of the population, but local bureaucrats following the law and couples following the small-family norm make a baby boom unlikely