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Global Shares Rise, Oil Prices Jump on OPEC News

World shares rose on Friday but still registered their biggest weekly decline in three months on continuing global trade tensions, while oil prices surged after OPEC decided on only modest…

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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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Asian Stocks Mixed After ECB Announcement, U.S. Data

Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished with gains following the European Central Bank’s (ECB) announcement to phase out its bond-buying stimulus. Upbeat U.S. data helped…

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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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Oil Price Fall Hits Energy Shares, Dollar Rises

Growing expectations of increased oil supply hit crude prices on Friday, lifting the U.S. dollar and weighing on energy shares, while political upheaval in Europe and uncertainty over a U.S.-North…

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Asian Stocks Pull Back as Investors Eye New Risks

Asian stocks pulled back on Tuesday, brushing off a firmer Wall Street lead and pausing a recent rally, as investors remained cautious about key economic and political risks, while supply…

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