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China upbeat on U.S. trade talks, but South China Sea tensions weigh

China struck an upbeat note on Monday as trade talks resumed with the United States, but also expressed anger at a U.S. Navy mission through the disputed South China Sea, casting a shadow over the prospect for improved Beijing-Washington ties......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

U.S., China upbeat on trade talks, but South China Sea tensions weigh

U.S. and Chinese officials expressed hopes on Monday that a new round of talks would bring them closer to easing their seven-month trade war, but a U.S. Navy mission through the disputed South China Sea cast a shadow over the negotiations in Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

US Sails 2 Destroyers Through South China Sea, Provoking Beijing As Trade Tensions Flare

Though the US military has repeatedly insisted that its 'freedom of navigation' operations in the South China Sea were totally disconnected to trade talks wit.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 6th, 2019

Stocks slide as major tech companies weigh on market

Stocks traded lower Monday as increasing tensions between the U.S. and China, the two largest world economies, puts potential trade talks in doubt......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 17th, 2018

Stocks slide as major tech companies weigh on market

Stocks traded lower Monday as increasing tensions between the U.S. and China, the two largest world economies, puts potential trade talks in doubt......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 17th, 2018

U.S.-China Business Council urges talks to end damaging trade tensions

The US-China Business Council on Friday said millions of U.S. citizens will be harmed by the increased trade tensions between the United States and China, the world's largest economies, following the latest salvos in the U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2019

Dow, S&P rise on strong retail data

The S&P 500 and the Dow gained ground in a late rally Thursday as upbeat retail sales data offset recessionary fears and simmering U.S.-China trade tensions. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 15th, 2019

S&P 500, Dow gain as upbeat retail sales offset recession fears

The S&P 500 and the Dow gained ground in a late rally on Thursday as upbeat retail sales data offset recessionary fears amid the simmering U.S.-China trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2019

Stocks end choppy session mostly higher after Wednesday rout

Stocks ended a see-saw session mostly higher as investors balanced U.S.-China trade tensions and recession fears with upbeat data on retail sales and solid earnings from Dow component Walmart Inc. The Dow Jones Industrial Average .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2019

Wall Street struggles for direction as bond yields slide

Wall Street seesawed from red to black and back on Thursday as recessionary fears and simmering U.S.-China trade tensions offset upbeat retail sales data......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil extends decline on trade worries, recession fears

Oil futures trade lower, building on the previous day’s decline, as U.S.-China trade tensions continue to feed worries about a global economic slowdown that would weigh on demand......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2019

NewsWatch: Dow falls more than 200 points as U.S.-China trade worries and Hong Kong unrest weigh

Stocks were retreating Monday, building on the previous week’s decline on lingering worries over U.S.-China trade tensions and continued unrest in Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 12th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow falls 200 points as U.S.-China trade worries and Hong Kong unrest weigh

Stocks were retreating Monday, building on the previous week’s decline on lingering worries over U.S.-China trade tensions and continued unrest in Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 12th, 2019

Wall Street set to open higher on upbeat China data, firming yuan

Wall Street was set to open higher on Thursday as better-than-expected trade data from China and a steadying of its currency offered some comfort to investors rattled by an escalation in trade tensions and signals pointing to a recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 8th, 2019

Oil slightly lower as U.S.-China trade tensions weigh

Oil prices fell slightly on Tuesday, with Brent crude remaining near seven-month lows just below $60 a barrel because of increasing trade tensions between China and the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 6th, 2019

Oil hovers around $60 as U.S.-China trade tensions weigh

Oil prices rebounded slightly on Tuesday from big falls in recent sessions, but Brent crude remained near seven-month lows around $60 a barrel due to escalating trade tensions between China and the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 6th, 2019

Stocks close lower on continuing trade tensions

The Dow Jones Industrial Average notched a third day of hefty losses as investors continued to weigh the implications of an escalating trade war with China. The Dow closed at 26,461, down about 98 points or 0.4%. The Dow was down as much as 300 poin.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 2nd, 2019

Trump hits China with more tariffs, sharply escalating trade dispute

President Donald Trump said Thursday he will impose an additional 10% tariff on $300 billion worth of Chinese imports starting Sept. 1 as talks aimed at easing tensions between the world's two largest economies continue......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 2nd, 2019

Trump threatens new tariffs as U.S.-China trade tensions spike again

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday moved to impose a 10% tariff on a remaining $300 billion list of Chinese imports starting Sept. 1, after U.S. and Chinese negotiators failed to kickstart trade talks between the world's two largest economies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 1st, 2019

U.S. negotiators need to show "sincerity" in Shanghai talks: China state media

Negotiators from the United States should show "sincerity" and temper expectations as they begin a new round of talks with Chinese counterparts to ease trade tensions between the two sides, state-owned tabloid Global Times said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 30th, 2019

Wall Street drops as trade tensions weigh, Fed meeting looms

U.S. stocks dropped on Tuesday as U.S.-China trade worries pressured technology shares, while the scale of consensus at the Federal Reserve in favor of deeper cuts in interest rates ate into optimism that drove markets to record highs last week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 30th, 2019