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Factbox: Safe havens emerge in China, South Asia as recession risks grow

Fears of a global recession are on the rise as the U.S.-China trade war re-escalated in May, sending investors to the safety of U.S Treasuries, the Japanese yen and gold......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2019

Safe havens emerge in China, South Asia as recession risks grow

Fears of a global recession are on the rise as the U.S.-China trade war re-escalated in May, sending investors to the safety of U.S Treasuries, the Japanese yen and gold......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2019

Under tariff threat, Mexico less attractive to companies avoiding China trade war

A flood of companies eyeing Mexico as a safe haven from the U.S. trade war with China risks evaporating after President Donald Trump last week threatened to unleash tariffs on Mexico too......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 7th, 2019

Global recession fears grow as factory activity shrinks

Factory activity contracted across Asia and Europe last month as an escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing raised fears of a global economic downturn and heaped pressure on policymakers to roll out more stimulus. Ciara Lee reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2019

Global recession fears grow as factory activity shrinks

Factory activity contracted across Asia and Europe last month as an escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing raised fears of a global economic downturn and heaped pressure on policymakers to roll out more stimulus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2019

Global recession fears grow as manufacturing shrinks across Asia

Factory activity contracted in most Asian countries last month as an escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing raised fears of a global economic downturn and heaped pressure on policymakers in the region and beyond to roll out more stimulus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2019

Stocks shiver, bonds surge on Trump"s Mexico threat

Safe-haven sovereign bonds surged and European stocks tumbled on Friday as investors feared President Donald Trump's shock threat of tariffs on Mexico risked tipping the United States into recession while disappointing China data added to the woes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 31st, 2019

Asia stocks slip, bonds rally on fear China-U.S. trade deal could unravel

Asian equities tracked Wall Street's slide on Wednesday, while investors switched to safe-haven government bonds, driven by fears that global growth will suffer as a potential trade deal between the United States and China appeared to be unraveling......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 8th, 2019

Asia stocks slip, bonds rally on fears China-U.S. trade deal unraveling

Asian equities tracked Wall Street's slide on Wednesday, while investors switched to safe-haven government bonds, driven by fears that global growth will suffer as a potential trade deal between the United States and China appeared to be unraveling......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 7th, 2019

Global stocks slip, bonds rally as U.S.-China trade fears grow

Asian equities tracked Wall Street's slide on Wednesday as the latest developments in the U.S.-China trade conflict fanned fresh fears about global growth, driving support for safe-haven government bonds......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 7th, 2019

Asian shares turn south after Trump vows tariff hike

Asian equities tumbled, oil prices plunged and the safe-haven yen strengthened early on Monday as trade negotiations between China and the United States deteriorated suddenly, reversing apparent progress made in recent months......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 5th, 2019

Asian shares fall despite strong Wall Street; oil retreats

Equity markets in Asia faltered on Wednesday amid losses in South Korea and uncertainty over China's plans for further stimulus as the economy shows signs of regaining its footing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 24th, 2019

Asian shares fall despite strong Wall Street; dollar near 22-month high

Equity markets in Asia faltered on Wednesday, amid losses in South Korea and worries that China has put any further stimulus on hold as the economy shows signs of regaining its footing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 24th, 2019

Two-Thirds Of Wall Street Investors Positioned For "Secular Stagnation", See Late 2020 Recession

Just as China pulled a growth rabbit out of its hat of magic goalseeked economic tricks, leading to speculation that the global economy is turning and "green shoots" are starting to emerge, most of Wall Street's professional investors were prepar.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2019

More Boeing Backlash: China Suspends $6 Billion Order For 100 737s

Dealing another blow to public confidence in Boeing's ability to swiftly reassure regulators that its 737 MAX 8 can be made safe for passenger travel, the South China Post on Monday reported that China Air.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 8th, 2019

China"s MoBike shutting some international operations

Chinese bike-sharing startup Mobike is shutting down operations in Australia and South and Southeast Asia, months after rival Ofo began winding down its international division......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 11th, 2019

Asia Markets: China stocks get a lift after government talks reforms

Stocks in China rebound after government talks of economic, market reforms, but tech continued to lean on indexes in South Korea and Taiwan, but a weaker yen boosted Japanese shares......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2018

Only "War" Could Stop China From Controlling South China Sea, U.S. Military Commander Says

China is investing in military bases to project its power across the Asia Pacific and there's little the U.S. can do to stop it......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 20th, 2018

No Way, Huawei: Australia Looks to Cut China"s Line Into South Pacific

Australia said it would build an undersea high-speed internet cable to the Solomon Islands, in a move that officially shuts out China’s Huawei Technologies Co. as concerns grow about Beijing’s influence in the Pacific......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 20th, 2018

Facing Censorship and Stigma, Asia"s #MeToo Movement Fights For Change | Opinion

From India to China to South Korea, women and girls have stood up against sexism and harassment......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 12th, 2018

Indian economy to grow 7.3% this fiscal, fastest across Asia: ADB

With regard to China, it said the country will slow down from 6.9 per cent in 2017 to 6.6 per cent this year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018