Economy

Asian shares slip despite upbeat Japanese economic data

Aug 10, 2018

Shares fall in Asia despite upbeat Japanese data showing economy resumed expansion in the last quarter

Global stock markets ease ahead of Wall Street open

Aug 9, 2018

Global stock markets are mixed, with European stocks trading lower after Chinese markets finished with sharp gains

China exports accelerated in July despite rise in US tariffs

Aug 9, 2018

China's exports to the US accelerated in July despite Trump tariff hike

Asian markets mixed as trade spat in focus, oil stabilizes

Aug 9, 2018

Asian stock markets are trading with mixed results with Chinese stocks outperforming the region, as investors watched developments on trade conflicts involving the U.S. and China

Samsung plans $22 billion for artificial intelligence, autos

Aug 8, 2018

Samsung, affiliates to put $22 billion into artificial intelligence, autos

Asian shares mixed after new US tariffs put on China exports

Aug 8, 2018

Asian shares mostly higher after new US tariffs put on China exports

Global stocks follow Wall Street higher

Aug 7, 2018

Global stocks follow Wall Street higher as stronger corporate profits help to defuse U.S.-China fears

Global stocks mostly higher amid strong earnings, growth

Aug 6, 2018

Global stock markets are mostly higher as investors focused on strong economic data out of the United States and the mostly upbeat corporate earnings reports.

Taiwan's Kinmen island begins importing water from China

Aug 6, 2018

The Taiwanese-controlled island of Kinmen located just off the Chinese coast has begun importing water from its neighbor via a pipeline despite heightened tensions between the two sides

China tightens controls to slow currency's fall

Aug 6, 2018

China has tightened controls on trading in its yuan following a decline against the U.S. dollar that has raised the danger of an outflow of capital from the world's second-largest economy