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A man walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong's share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Friday, April 6, 2018. Most Asian stock markets turned higher Friday as investors brushed off initial worries about the Trump administration's latest threats of yet more tariffs on Chinese imports, indicating concerns were easing about a brewing trade battle between the world's two biggest economies. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
April 06, 2018 - 4:59 am
HONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets slid Friday after Beijing vowed to fight back against the Trump administration's latest threats of yet more tariffs on Chinese imports, renewing investor fears of a brewing trade battle between the world's two biggest economies. KEEPING SCORE: European shares...
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A man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and other countries' indexes at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, April 6, 2018. Most Asian stock markets slipped Friday after the Trump administration threatened yet more tariffs on Chinese imports, adding to investor fears of a brewing trade battle between the world's two biggest economies. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
April 05, 2018 - 11:50 pm
HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets turned higher Friday as investors brushed off initial worries about the Trump administration's latest threats of yet more tariffs on Chinese imports, indicating concerns were easing about a brewing trade battle between the world's two biggest economies...
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A screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the closing number for the Dow Jones industrial average, Thursday, April 5, 2018. Stocks closed higher as traders became more optimistic that the U.S. and China will be able to resolve their trade differences without too much damage. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 05, 2018 - 11:01 pm
HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets slipped Friday after the Trump administration threatened yet more tariffs on Chinese imports, adding to investor fears of a brewing trade battle between the world's two biggest economies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index dipped less than 0...
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Traders Gregory Rowe, left, and Ryan Falvey work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, April 5, 2018. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as the market builds on a solid gain from late in the day before. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 05, 2018 - 12:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in the U.S. are rising Thursday and major indexes in Europe are surging as global markets continue a rally that began late the previous day. Wall Street is getting more optimistic that a trade dispute between the U.S. and China, the two largest economies in the world, will be...
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FILE- In this May 24, 2016, file photo, the statue of George Washington, on the steps of the Federal Hall National Monument, overlooks Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange, right, in New York's Financial District. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Thursday, April 5, 2018. . (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 05, 2018 - 10:13 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in the U.S. are rising Thursday morning and major indexes in Europe are jumping as global markets continue a rally that began late the previous day. Wall Street is getting more optimistic that a trade dispute between the U.S. and China, the two largest economies in the world...
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A currency trader walks by the screen showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, April 5, 2018. Asian stock markets are recouping the previous day’s losses to trade higher as earlier fears of trade conflicts between the world’s two largest economies dissipated on signs of dialogue. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
April 05, 2018 - 4:03 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets rebounded Thursday from sharp losses triggered by escalating trade tensions between the world's two largest economies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 surged 1.5 percent to 21,645.42 and South Korea's Kospi jumped 1.2 percent to 2,437.52. Australia's...
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Trader William Lawrence works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street as an escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China poses a threat to global economic growth and corporate profits. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 04, 2018 - 7:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — After an early jolt, stocks rallied and finished higher Wednesday as investors bet that back-and-forth tariff threats between the U.S. and China won't blossom into a bigger dispute that damages global commerce. The Dow Jones industrial average plunged 501 points after the opening...
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Trader Craig Esposito, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street as an escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China poses a threat to global economic growth and corporate profits. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 04, 2018 - 3:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-China trade tensions (all times local): ___ 3:00 p.m. The American Chemistry Council, a lobbying group, says China's threatened tariffs would come down hard on U.S. chemical companies. The group says 40 percent of the products China said it would target...
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A woman walks past an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Asian stock markets were mixed in early trading Wednesday as investors digested the latest volley of tariff measures and threats between the U.S. and China. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
April 04, 2018 - 3:15 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Wednesday as investors pondered the latest barrage of tariff measures and threats between the U.S. and China. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 crept 0.1 percent higher to 21,319.55 but South Korea's Kospi slid 1.4 percent to 2,408.06 as the...
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Specialist Peter Giacchi, center, stands on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, April 3, 2018. Spotify Inc. will make its stock market debut Tuesday, casting a spotlight on its early lead in music streaming. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 03, 2018 - 10:59 pm
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed in early trading Wednesday as investors digested the latest volley of tariff measures and threats between the U.S. and China. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 dipped 0.1 percent to 21,271.03 and South Korea's Kospi slipped 0.4 percent to 2,...
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