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Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Published 18/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Most Asian stock markets rose on Tuesday but gains were capped by investor caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy [more…]

Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism- yuan falters

Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism- yuan falters

Published 10/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Asian shares, European and U.S. stock futures rose on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico [more…]

On Tiananmen anniversary eve, Taiwan urges China to ‘repent’

On Tiananmen anniversary eve, Taiwan urges China to ‘repent’

Published 03/06/2019

TAIPEI (Reuters) - China must “sincerely repent” for the bloody crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in and around Tiananmen Square three decades ago and promote democratic [more…]

Global recession fears grow as manufacturing shrinks across Asia

Global recession fears grow as manufacturing shrinks across Asia

Published 03/06/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Factory activity contracted in most Asian countries last month as an escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing raised fears of [more…]

U.S. stock futures, oil slide as trade wars stoke global recession…

U.S. stock futures, oil slide as trade wars stoke global recession…

Published 03/06/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures, Asian share markets and oil prices slipped to multi-month lows on Monday on worries intensifying Sino-U.S. tensions and Washington’s [more…]

Asia shares come off four-month low, euro steady after fragmented…

Asia shares come off four-month low, euro steady after fragmented…

Published 27/05/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia stocks inched up but remained near four-month lows on Monday amid concerns about U.S.-China tensions while the euro stayed in a [more…]

Australian PM to visit Solomon Islands as Pacific nation eyes ties…

Australian PM to visit Solomon Islands as Pacific nation eyes ties…

Published 27/05/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will visit the Solomon Islands next week, he said on Monday, as Western nations seek to rein [more…]

Vietnam swine fever cull surges, 1.7 million pigs dead

Vietnam swine fever cull surges, 1.7 million pigs dead

Published 27/05/2019

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam culled a further 500,000 pigs over the past two weeks to tackle an oubreak of African swine fever, taking the total [more…]

Taiwan and U.S. security officials hold rare meeting amid China…

Taiwan and U.S. security officials hold rare meeting amid China…

Published 27/05/2019

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Senior national security officials from the United States and Taiwan have met to deepen cooperation, the government in Taipei said, the first [more…]