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Asian Shares Mostly Lower, Weighed by Trade Tensions

Asian markets were mostly lower on Tuesday following a mixed day on Wall Street, as tensions over U.S. tariffs overshadowed data suggesting global growth is still on track. Japan’s benchmark…

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Asian Shares Down on Slowing China Growth, Trade War

Asian shares fell on Monday, brushing off a firmer Wall Street lead, as data showed China’s economy and factory production growth slowing, compounding wider fears about Beijing’s worsening trade war…

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Higher Asian Markets Mirror Optimism on Wall Street

Asian markets were mostly higher on Tuesday as overnight gains on Wall Street and the lack of bad news surrounding U.S.-China tariffs boosted sentiment. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 added 0.7…

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Global Stocks Rise as Investors Watch Trade Tensions

European shares rose Thursday following a German report that the U.S. may propose reducing suggested auto tariffs to zero. But in Asia markets were overshadowed by concern over trade tensions…

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Asian Stocks Tumble After New Trump Tariff Threat

Asian stocks tumbled Tuesday after President Donald Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology policy by threatening a tariff hike on additional Chinese goods. The Shanghai Composite Index fell…

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Asian Markets Down as Trade War Heats Up

Asian shares were mostly lower Monday amid worries about trade tensions as the U.S. and China both started putting tariffs in motion. Markets in China and Hong Kong were closed…

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Asia Stocks Steady After Rally, Focus Back on Fundamentals

Asian stocks steadied on Tuesday as investors paused for breath after the previous day’s rally, although tech-inspired Wall Street gains supported broader sentiment as focus shifted to bullish economic fundamentals,…

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