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Investing.com - Asian markets fell in morning trade on Thursday, with Hong Kong stocks down more than 1.5% following news that both chambers of Congress passed a pro-Hong Kong rights bill.
Investing.com - Asian markets fell in morning trade on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise the tariffs on Chinese goods even higher. China’s Shanghai Composite fell 0.4% by 10:30 PM ET (02:30 GMT), while the SZSE Component was little changed. Overnight, U.S. President Donald Trump he “will just raise the tariffs even higher” if China does not make a trade deal. The president has said late last week that China would like to have a rollback, but he “has not agreed to anything.” The news came as Bloomberg cited people familiar with the talks and reported that China demanded that all tariffs imposed after May to be removed immediately. Beijing also wanttariffs imposed before that be lifted gradually. Contrary to Trump’s comment, the article noted that the White House is debating internally to rollback certain percentage of tariff. The officials have differing views, but the internal figure under discussion ranges from around 35% to 60%, Bloomberg said. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index was down 0.7%. Tension in the city intensified even further as the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a bill supporting Hong Kong protesters, drawing criticism from China’s foreign ministry. The “Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act” interferes in China’s domestic affairs, said foreign ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang, according to an online statement in Chinese, which noted that China “strongly condemns and resolutely opposes” the act of interference. The two chambers of Congress will have to work out differences between their bills before it can be sent to Trump and become law. Japan’s Nikkei 225 dropped 0.9% after Ministry of Finance data showed the country’s exports fell 9.2% in October from a year ago, a bigger decline than the expected 7.6% drop. Exports to China, Japan’s biggest trading partner, declined 10.3% year-on-year in October. South Korea’s KOSPI declined 1.0%. Down under, Australia’s S&P;/ASX 200 lost 1.3%.
Investing.com - Asian markets rose in morning trade on Friday as investors awaited updates on the Sino-U.S. trade developments. Hong Kong stocks rebounded after falling for more than 5% so far this week.
Investing.com - China’s industrial production grew slower than expected in October, while retail sales and fixed asset investment growth also declined.
Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Tuesday. Hong Kong stocks struggled for direction amid continuing protests in the city.
Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve slashed its benchmark funds rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.5% to 1.75%, as expected.
Investing.com - Asian markets fell in morning trade on Wednesday ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s policy decision due later in the day.
Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Tuesday. Chinese stocks fell even after the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) said Washington is considering extending certain tariff exclusions on $34 billion of Chinese imports.
Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Thursday, with South Korean stocks underperforming following the release of weak GDP data.
Investing.com - Asian markets moved higher in morning trade on Tuesday, following gains on the Wall Street overnight amid positive Sino-U.S. trade news.
Investing.com - Asian markets traded higher in morning trade on Wednesday, bolstered by reports of progress in talks between the British government and the European Union over a Brexit deal.
Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Tuesday after reports said China wants to hold more talks before signing the “phase one” trade deal with the U.S.
Investing.com - China’s U.S. dollar-denominated exports were down 3.2% in September, slightly more than expected. Imports also fell more than analysts’ forecast, customs data showed on Monday.
Investing.com - Asian markets in morning trade on Monday after the U.S. and China agreed on a “phase one” trade deal over the weekend, although some analysts voiced skepticism about the accord.
Investing.com - Asian markets traded mostly in the green in morning trade on Friday, but Chinese stocks slipped even after U.S. President Donald Trump said the first day of Sino-U.S. trade talks were “very, very good.”
Investing.com - Asian markets fell in morning trade on Wednesday, as tensions between China and the U.S. seemed to have escalated this week after Washington imposed visa bans on Chinese officials linked to the mass detention of Muslims in Xinjiang province.
Investing.com - Asian markets rose in morning trade on Tuesday as traders await high-level trade talks between the U.S. and China due later week.