Wall Street sinks on China trade woes, Fed rate hike expected in June

Wall Street sinks on China trade woes, Fed rate hike expected in June

Posted May 03, 2018 07:51:08 Wall Street fell considerably over the prospect of the United States potentially imposing restrictions on Chinese telecommunications companies — stoking investors’ concerns about worsening US-China trade relations. Markets at 7:20am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.1pc, ASX 200 (Wednesday close) +0.6pc to 6,050. AUD: 74.94 …

Fed Cup: Ash Barty says Australia can win the title as Netherlands victory brings World Group return

Fed Cup: Ash Barty says Australia can win the title as Netherlands victory brings World Group return

Posted April 22, 2018 17:11:43 Photo: Australia clinched Fed Cup victory over the Netherlands with a win for Daria Gavrilova in the tie’s fourth rubber. (AAP: Craig Golding) Ash Barty believes Australia can break a 45-year Fed Cup title drought after piloting the one-time tennis superpower back into the World …

Sam Stosur rues unforced errors in Fed Cup loss to Lesley Kerkhove in Wollongong

Sam Stosur rues unforced errors in Fed Cup loss to Lesley Kerkhove in Wollongong

Posted April 21, 2018 15:34:49 Photo: Sam Stosur was left to lament 30 unforced errors, which proved costly in the loss. (AAP: Craig Golding) Lowly ranked Lesley Kerkhove has stunned Samantha Stosur to give the Netherlands a shock 1-0 lead over Australia in their World Group playoff in Wollongong. An …