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Asian markets gain after Kudlow says trade deal near

China's economy shows news signs of weakness

BEIJING--China's economy is showing fresh signs of weakness even as inflation continues to tick higher--a conundrum for policy makers as the trade dispute with the U.S. drags on. Readings of economic growth slowed further ...

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Asian markets mixed after weaker economic data from China, Japan

China's economy grew slower in October

BEIJING-China's economic activity growth slowed further last month, presenting challenges for Beijing while it tries to solve trade tensions with the U.S. China's value-added industrial output in October rose 4.7% from a y...

Japan's economy grew slower than expected in Q3

TOKYO -- Japan's economy grew more weakly than expected in the three months to September owing in part to lower exports, suggesting that a weaker Chinese economy is taking a toll. Japan, the world's third-largest economy a...

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New Zealand dollar jumps after central bank unexpectedly keeps rates unchanged

The New Zealand dollar surged Wednesday after the country's central bank defied expectations for an interest rate cut, and left policy unchanged. The kiwi dollar jumped 1.1% to 0.6402 U.S. cents. In a statement, the Reser...

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Asian markets tumble as Trump threatens more tariff hikes on China

New Zealand's central bank stays pat on rate

SYDNEY--New Zealand's central bank kept its official cash rate unchanged Wednesday, as it sought to balance the need to revive inflation against recent signs of stabilization in the domestic and global economies.

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Asian markets little changed as traders seek direction

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Asian markets fall as Hong Kong violence escalates, trade tensions linger

Asian markets fell in early trading Monday amid trade tensions between the U.S. and China and escalating violence in Hong Kong.

China's consumer inflation hits nearly 8-year high

BEIJING -- A doubling of pork prices last month sent Chinese consumer inflation to its highest level in nearly eight years, constraining Beijing's ...

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Asian markets mixed amid conflicting reports of tariff rollbacks

Asian markets were mixed in early trading Friday as investors sought clarity after conflicting messages about the state of U.S.-China trade talks.

China's exports fall less than expected in October

BEIJING--China's exports dropped less-than-expected in October amid easing trade tensions with the U.S. Chinese exports last month fell 0.9% from a year earlier, following September's 3.2% decline, data from the General Ad...

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Asian markets slip on report of possible trade-deal delay

Asian markets were mostly down in early trading Thursday as investors continued to mull the likelihood of a trade deal between the U.S. and China.

Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
ADOW The Asia Dow Index USD 3340.15 25.22 0.76%
NIK NIKKEI 225 Index 23303.32 161.77 0.70%
HSI Hang Seng Index 26326.66 2.97 0.01%
SHCOMP Shanghai Composite Index 2891.34 -18.53 -0.64%
1 S&P BSE Sensex Index 40356.69 70.21 0.17%
STI FTSE Straits Times Index 3238.86 7.01 0.22%