Asian markets lower after S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs

BANGKOK (AP) — Major share benchmarks were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday as the rally on Wall Street, where the S&P 500 logged an all-time record high close, ran out of steam. ...

Asian markets lower after S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday as the rally on Wall Street, where the S&P 500 logged an all-time record high close, ran out of steam. Japan's Nikkei...

Asian shares mixed after encouraging China GDP data

TOKYO (AP) — Major share benchmarks were mixed in Asia on Wednesday after China announced its economy grew at a better than expected 6.4% annual pace in the last quarter. Japan's Nik...

Japan reports exports, trade surplus slid in March

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's exports declined in March as shipments to China dropped more than 9%, pulling the nation's trade surplus sharply lower. The data released Wednesday by the Financ...

Asian shares advance as Shanghai rebounds from early losses

TOKYO (AP) — Shares advanced in Asia on Tuesday, led by a rally in Chinese shares. Upbeat talk from the White House on trade negotiations with Beijing and reassuring comments from the People's Bank of...

Asian shares mixed after China-US trade talks show progress

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Monday after trade talks between China and the U.S. wrapped up with officials on both sides claiming progress and the U.S. government reported a strong rebo...

Asian shares mixed after China-US trade talks show progress

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Monday after trade talks between China and the U.S. wrapped up with officials on both sides claiming progress and the U.S. government reported a strong rebo...

Asia shares mostly higher on upbeat talk on China-US trade

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares are mostly higher in Asia after President Donald Trump and a senior Chinese envoy said trade talks in Washington were making progress. Japan's Nikkei 225 index ...

Asian shares waver following lackluster Wall St session

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Thursday, with the Shanghai Composite jumping 0.7% to 3,237.43 on reports of possible progress in China-U.S. trade talks. The U.S. and Chi...

Asian markets rally, extending gains on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares surged Monday in Asia after the release over the weekend of encouraging manufacturing data in China that suggest government stimulus efforts may be yielding results. ...

Asian markets rally, extending gains on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares surged Monday in Asia following a bullish end to last week on Wall Street, where the benchmark S & P 500 logged its biggest quarterly gain in nearly a decade. ...

Asian shares mixed following rebound on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Wednesday after U.S. stocks finished broadly higher on Wall Street, erasing modest losses from a day earlier. Japan's Nikkei 225 index fel...

Asian shares sink, tracking Friday's retreat on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares tumbled in Asia on Monday after Wall Street ended last week with a broad retreat, while Thailand's market saw a moderate loss following a general election that appeared likely to...

Asian shares gain as Fed says it will hold off on rate hikes

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares advanced across Asia on Thursday after the Federal Reserve said it has ruled out interest rate increases for this year. The Shanghai Composite index rose 0.9 pe...

Asian markets mixed as investors look ahead to Fed report

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy statement. Fresh news on China-U.S. trade talks raised spirits, helping Chinese benchmarks to trim early los...