Economy

China's exports rise 14.2 percent in March over a year ago, rebounding from contraction; imports fall 7.6 percent

Apr 12, 2019

China's exports rise 14.2 percent in March over a year ago, rebounding from contraction; imports fall 7.6 percent

Asian stocks mostly higher after mixed Wall Street day

Apr 12, 2019

Asian stock markets higher after mixed Wall Street close on listless trading

World markets mixed on growth, Brexit doubts

Apr 11, 2019

World stocks have turned slightly higher after Britain secured a new deadline for its exit from the European Union

China says trade talks with US 'moving forward'

Apr 11, 2019

China says trade talks with the U.S. are "moving forward" after nine rounds of consultations aimed at ending a standoff that has shaken financial markets and darkened the world economic outlook

Asian shares fall as Fed minutes show data may tweak stance

Apr 11, 2019

Asian shares retreat as some Fed officials suggest data may tweak stance

Global shares turn higher on Brexit delay hopes

Apr 10, 2019

Shares have turned higher in European trading on optimism that EU leaders could grant the United Kingdom another extension for its departure from the bloc

North Korea's parliament to open as Kim mulls US strategy

Apr 10, 2019

North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly is to convene to approve leader Kim Jong Un's latest economic policies and possibly a shift in strategy for dealing with Washington after collapse of Hanoi summit

Asian shares fall amid global tensions, worries about growth

Apr 10, 2019

Asian shares are falling following a slide on Wall Street amid growing tensions between the U.S. and the European Union and a dim forecast on global economic growth

Stock markets cautious with focus on Brexit, earnings

Apr 9, 2019

Global markets are mixed with shares in Europe up slightly and Wall Street heading for a flat to lower open on Tuesday

Global stocks mixed after China-US trade talks show progress

Apr 8, 2019

Stock markets are subdued after trade talks between China and the U.S. wrapped up with officials claiming progress