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China Gets a Trade Boost as Sanctions Lift USD

The recent fall of the yuan has been a boon to Chinese exporters facing a trade war with the United States, but it poses financial risks that could prompt Beijing to prop up its cur.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 10th, 2018

As U.S. Tariffs Bite, China Moves Again to Spur Its Economy

China’s central bank is freeing up nearly $175 billion to get commercial banks to boost their lending and pay off short-term borrowings, the latest effort by Beijing to lift growth in a slowing economy as its trade fight with the U.S. escalates......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 7th, 2018

Trade hopes lift stocks; emerging markets get boost from Turkey rate hike

An index of world stock markets climbed to its highest in over a week on Friday as expectations grew that the United States and China would start fresh trade talks, while an interest rate hike in Turkey supported the lira and emerging markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2018

China moves to lift confidence as economic growth hits weakest pace since 2009

China's economic growth cooled to its weakest quarterly pace since the global financial crisis, with regulators moving quickly to calm nervous investors as a years-long campaign to tackle debt risks and the trade war with the United States began to bite......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 19th, 2018

Asia air cargo market gets e-commerce boost as trade war yet to bite

Strong e-commerce demand is fuelling Asia's air freight market, with the U.S.-China trade war having minimal negative impact so far and in some cases even boosting shipments, industry executives said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 19th, 2018

The World"s Biggest Exporter Rebrands Itself as a Big Buyer

Facing U.S. trade sanctions, China is cultivating a new image as an importer of goods and services, with President Xi hosting a big tradeshow in November to keep his pledge to rebalance China’s economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 17th, 2018

China, World"s Biggest Exporter, Tries Branding Itself as an Importer

Facing U.S. trade sanctions, China is cultivating a new image as an importer of goods and services, with President Xi hosting a big tradeshow in November to keep his pledge to rebalance China’s economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 17th, 2018

Standard Chartered sees increased China-Africa trade due to U.S. trade war

China is likely to boost imports from African countries as it seeks new sources of commodities in the wake of a trade war with the United States, a senior executive of Standard Chartered Bank [STANB.UL] in China said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2018

China tries to boost its economy, as long trade fight looms with Trump

Administration officials think they can drive China to make concessions by inflicting tariff pain. But tariffs are only a small part of China’s economic woes......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: China’s central bank frees up nearly $175 billion to jump-start economy

China’s central bank is freeing up nearly $175 billion to get commercial banks to boost their lending and pay off short-term borrowings, the latest effort by Beijing to lift growth in a slowing economy as its trade fight with the U.S. escalates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 7th, 2018

U.N. Court Orders U.S. to Lift Iran Sanctions on Humanitarian Goods

A U.N. court ordered the U.S. to suspend sanctions affecting trade in humanitarian goods and civil aviation with Iran, a decision Tehran claimed as victory in its battle with the Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 3rd, 2018

Futures climb on oil boost, Fed meeting eyed

U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Tuesday, as energy companies gained with oil prices at four-year highs, although the U.S.-China trade tension and the upcoming Federal Reserve meeting prompted caution......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 25th, 2018

European markets dip as trade war, Brexit pessimism weigh

European stock markets traded in negative territory on Monday as fears of an escalating trade row between the United States and China spread from Asian markets, while oil rallied as U.S. sanctions restricted Iranian crude exports......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 24th, 2018

China Threatens US With "Consequences" If It Does Not "Immediately" Revoke Sanctions Over Russian Weapons Deal

Just hours after Beijing called off trade talks with the US in the biggest escalation of the trade feud between the two nations, the war of words between China and the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 22nd, 2018

Oil slips as OPEC reportedly weighs increasing output

Reuters/Heinz-Peter Bader Oil prices fell more than 1% on Friday. OPEC may boost output to try to counter a supply squeeze from US sanctions against Iran. Watch oil trade in real time here. Oil prices fell Friday amid reports OPEC is considerin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2018

Receding trade fears propel stocks to six-month peak

The U.S. dollar rebounded and world shares hit a more than six-month high on Friday after China's moves to boost domestic consumption bolstered a rally driven by investor bets the latest U.S.-Sino trade salvoes were unlikely to dent global growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 21st, 2018

Dow closes higher on strength in banking sector

Stocks ended mostly higher Wednesday as bank shares got a lift from higher interest rates. Sentiment on Wall Street was also boosted as investors bet that a trade war between the U.S. and China will not be as bad as previously feared......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2018

Dow closes higher on strength in banking sector

Stocks ended mostly higher Wednesday as bank shares got a lift from higher interest rates. Sentiment on Wall Street was also boosted as investors bet that a trade war between the U.S. and China will not be as bad as previously feared......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2018

Dow closes higher as on strength in banking sector

Stocks ended mostly higher Wednesday as bank shares got a lift from higher interest rates. Sentiment on Wall Street was also boosted as investors bet that a trade war between the U.S. and China will not be as bad as previously feared......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2018

Dow closes higher as on strength in banking sector

Stocks ended mostly higher Wednesday as bank shares got a lift from higher interest rates. Sentiment on Wall Street was also boosted as investors bet that a trade war between the U.S. and China will not be as bad as previously feared......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2018

Dow jumps 200 points as higher rates lift bank stocks

Stocks rose Wednesday as bank shares got a lift from higher interest rates. Sentiment on Wall Street was also boosted as investors bet that a trade war between the U.S. and China will not be as bad as previously feared......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2018