US-China trade tensions ease, but markets could open weaker on Syria missile strikes

US-China trade tensions ease, but markets could open weaker on Syria missile strikes

Posted April 15, 2018 13:08:44 Photo: Business as usual as trade tensions between the US and China ease. (Reuters: Stringer) Wall Street closed before the missiles flared off towards Syria, but there was a strong enough sniff of an imminent strike to inspire a modest wave of selling. This week …

Chinese netizens say they will ‘fight to death’ and ‘play the game’ in US-China trade war

Chinese netizens say they will ‘fight to death’ and ‘play the game’ in US-China trade war

Posted April 10, 2018 10:04:20 Far from backing down, Chinese netizens are calling for their country to “fight back” as China and the United States continue their economic sabre-rattling amid fears of a trade war. Key points: Some netizens fear a trade war could cause massive price spikes on everyday …

Donald Trump reignites US-China trade tensions after market jitters eased

Donald Trump reignites US-China trade tensions after market jitters eased

Updated April 06, 2018 11:08:23 Photo: NAB bank spokesman Ray Attrill says soothing comments from a White House economic adviser have calmed investors. (Reuters: Shannon Stapleton) Related Story: A US-China trade war will have winners and losers. American whiskey: loser Related Story: China lists $50B of US goods it might …

Wall St: US shares up for third day as US-China trade fears ease

Wall St: US shares up for third day as US-China trade fears ease

Posted April 06, 2018 10:08:41 Photo: NAB bank spokesman Ray Attrill says soothing comments from a White House economic adviser have calmed investors. (Reuters: Shannon Stapleton) Related Story: A US-China trade war will have winners and losers. American whiskey: loser Related Story: China lists $50B of US goods it might …

The winners and losers from a US-China trade war – Donald Trump’s America

The winners and losers from a US-China trade war – Donald Trump’s America

Posted April 05, 2018 16:25:14 As China and the United States ramp up trade tensions, the list of losers appears to far outweigh the winners. Yesterday, the US announced it would impose 25 per cent duties on $50 billion worth of imports from China. China quickly retaliated by listing $50 …

US stocks take heavy losses amid US-China trade tensions, Trump tweet hits Amazon shares

US stocks take heavy losses amid US-China trade tensions, Trump tweet hits Amazon shares

Updated April 03, 2018 09:27:58 Photo: Amazon shares lost 5 per cent after US President Donald Trump continued his attack on the company via Twitter. (AAP: Joe Castro) It was a wild session on Wall Street as stocks tumbled after China unveiled retaliatory trade measures against the United States, while …