Asian shares buoyed by US earnings, upbeat talk on China

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher on Thursday as positive U.S. earnings reports reassured investors that the world's largest economy was on track. Comments by a top Chinese official buo...

Japan rebounds, Asia jumps on US data as trade talks begin

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were broadly higher on Monday after strong U.S. jobs data lifted indexes on Wall Street. All eyes are on trade talks in Beijing, where American and Chinese officials are...

Japan rebounds, Asia jumps on US data as trade talks begin

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were broadly higher on Monday after strong U.S. jobs data lifted indexes on Wall Street. All eyes are on trade talks in Beijing, where American and Chinese officials are...

Japanese shares skid, Shanghai climbs after Wall St sell-off

SINGAPORE (AP) — Japanese shares tumbled and Shanghai's benchmark climbed Friday as Asian markets steadied following a technology-led sell-off on Wall Street. The Nikkei 225 index st...

Asian shares fall on sign of escalating US-China tensions

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets fell on Wednesday after a trade dispute between the U.S. and China stalled a weekend meeting, dimming hopes that it could be resolved once their leaders meet. ...

Ghosn's arrest casts doubt on Renault-Nissan alliance future

DETROIT (AP) — For years, France's Renault and Japan's Nissan struggled to make money in the global auto business. Then came Carlos Ghosn, a Renault executive who helped to orchestra...

Asian shares tumble as Chinese growth concerns sink in

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks slid on Tuesday as worries about softening Chinese growth rattled investors, following a rally that was not picked up by Wall Street overnight. KEEPING ...

Asian shares gain, but inflation drags on Chinese benchmarks

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Tuesday, though Chinese benchmarks fell after the government reported inflation rose for a fourth straight month. Hopes that President Donald Trump...

Asian shares rebound on strong US economic data

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets rebounded on Friday as strong U.S. economic data supported the Federal Reserve's decision to raise interest rates. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong's Hang Seng...

Asian stocks rise on possible US-China talks amid tensions

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher Thursday after a report that the U.S. proposed a new round of trade negotiations with China quelled fears that a dispute between the world's two large...

Asian stocks mixed as weak dollar weighs on US economic data

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mixed Thursday as positive sentiment from U.S. economic data and the country's willingness to strike a trade deal with Canada was shaken by a weaker dolla...

Asia shares mixed on US plans for higher tariffs, weak data

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares are mixed as U.S. plans to raise tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports and weaker-than-expected manufacturing data weighed on sentiment. KEEPING SC...

Asian shares mostly lower on easing of US-EU trade tensions

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares are mostly lower after President Donald Trump agreed with the EU to hold off on new tariffs. The worry is that an easing of tensions with Europe could bode ill for a comp...

Asian stocks mixed amid underlying US-China tension

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday amid fading concern over the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Uncertainty remains, but the original tariff threats made earlier in the we...

Asian stocks take a breather from trade tensions; markets up

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Wednesday as traders sidelined tariffs that the U.S. and China have threatened to impose on one another, focusing on positive housing data instead....