Economy

The Latest: Shanghai shares soar after US tariff hike delay

Feb 25, 2019

Shanghai Composite jumps 5.4 percent on news deadline for raising US tariffs on Chinese goods extended

In Chinese border city, locals hope North Korea opens up

Feb 24, 2019

When a green-and-yellow train carrying North Korean leader Kim Jong Un rolled slowly over a bridge into the Chinese city of Dandong late Saturday, few locals took notice

Global shares mixed as investors watch trade talks

Feb 22, 2019

Global shares are mixed as investors nervously eye U.S.-China trade talks in Washington

Asian shares mostly lower as investors watch trade talks

Feb 22, 2019

Asian shares are mostly lower after a slide on Wall Street as investors nervously watched the U.S.-China trade talks in Washington

Global stocks mostly rise ahead of US-China tariff war talks

Feb 21, 2019

Global stock markets are mostly higher as investors look ahead to U.S.-Chinese negotiations on a tariff war.

Asian stocks change little ahead of more US-China talks

Feb 21, 2019

Asian stock markets are little-changed after a listless day on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to U.S.-Chinese negotiations on a tariff war

Japan trade deficit highest in 5 yrs, hit by China doldrums

Feb 20, 2019

Japan's exports sink 8.4 percent in January, hit by slowdown in China

China's leaders want more babies, but local officials resist

Feb 19, 2019

China needs more children to counter the aging of the population, but local bureaucrats following the law and couples following the small-family norm make a baby boom unlikely

China, US announce more trade talks next week

Feb 15, 2019

China, US announce more talks on technology dispute next week after American envoy says negotiations 'made headway'

The Latest: China's Xinhua: US trade talks for next week

Feb 15, 2019

China's Xinhua says US-China trade talks to resume next week in Washington

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