Financial Markets

World shares higher as markets mull North Korea, Italy, oil

May 28, 2018

Asian, European shares mostly higher as investors weigh North Korea, Italian politics, oil

Asian shares advance as markets mull North Korea, Italy, oil

May 28, 2018

Asian shares mostly higher as investors weigh North Korea, Italian politics, oil

World stocks mixed as NKorea's restraint eases concerns

May 25, 2018

World stocks are mixed Friday as investors eye the diplomatic rhetoric over North Korea and developments in global trade disputes.

Asian shares lower as NKorea cancellation adds uncertainty

May 25, 2018

Asian stock indexes mostly lower as US-North Korean summit adds geopolitical uncertainty

Global stocks subdued as US mulls auto import tariffs

May 24, 2018

World stock markets are subdued as carmakers' shares fell after the Trump administration said it was considering tariffs on imports of autos and auto parts.

Protests worldwide against US idea of auto import tariffs

May 24, 2018

China, Japan and the European Union are condemning the Trump administration's decision to consider tariffs on imports of vehicles and automotive parts into the United States.

Malaysia's ex-leader questioned again in corruption scandal

May 24, 2018

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was quizzed for more than six hours by anti-graft investigators looking into alleged theft and money laundering at a state investment fund he founded

Asian shares mixed after Fed gives Wall Street a boost

May 24, 2018

Asian shares mixed after Fed gives Wall Street a boost

Global stocks fall amid weak data, worries over Koreas

May 23, 2018

Stock markets are mostly after weak European economic data and as U.S. President Donald Trump raised doubts that a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place as planned

Asian shares fall amid worries over US-China trade, Koreas

May 23, 2018

Asian shares mostly lower amid worries over US-China trade, Koreas