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Asian shares track Wall Street gains on cooling inflation

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares advanced Thursday in Asia after benchmarks closed at three-month highs on Wall Street as investors cheered a report showing inflation cooled more than expected in July. ...

Asian stocks fall ahead of US inflation

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks followed Wall Street lower Wednesday ahead of U.S. inflation data that traders worry will show upward pressure on prices still is too strong for the Federal Reserve to ease...

Wall Street opens lower ahead of this week's inflation data

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street led by a steep drop for Norwegian Cruise Line. The S&P 500 is off 0.2% just after the opening bell Tuesday and the Nasdaq and Dow Jones Indu...

Global stocks up after US job gain paves way for rate hike

BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks gained Monday after strong U.S. jobs data cleared the way for more interest rate hikes and Chinese exports rose by double digits. London, Shanghai, Tokyo...

Asian stocks mixed after US job gain paves way for rate hike

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Monday after strong U.S. jobs data cleared the way for more interest rate hikes and China reported its exports rose by double digits. Shangh...

Global stocks mixed as Pelosi visit to Taiwan irks Beijing

BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets were mixed Wednesday as traders watched for potential economic impact from the visit to Taiwan by Nancy Pelosi, speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. ...

World shares advance, tracking Wall Street week's end rally

BANGKOK (AP) — World shares were mostly higher Monday after a strong close on Wall Street last week, though the latest manufacturing surveys showed weakening factory activity in Asia's two biggest eco...

World shares mixed as weak US data eases rate hike worries

TOKYO (AP) — European shares advanced Friday after a mixed session in Asia, where Chinese markets retreated after the country's leaders acknowledged the slowing economy won't hit its official 5.5% gro...

World shares mixed, oil prices higher after Fed rate hike

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares slipped in Europe on Thursday after gains in most Asian markets following an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. U.S. futures fell, while oil prices jum...

Asian stocks follow Wall St lower before likely US rate hike

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street lower Wednesday as traders prepared for a possible sharp interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve to cool inflation. Shanghai...

World shares start week lower, tracking Wall St retreat

BANGKOK (AP) — World shares were lower Monday after a retreat on Wall Street, as investors awaited the next steps by the Federal Reserve in its quest to tamp down inflation. U.S. fu...

World shares mixed as investors eye inflation, China outlook

TOKYO (AP) — Shares opened lower in Europe and oil prices sank Thursday, after Italian Premier Mario Draghi resigned following a boycott of a confidence vote by key coalition allies. ...

Asian markets climb, tracking profit-driven gains on Wall St

Asian shares advanced Wednesday after Wall Street rallied to its best day in more than three weeks as companies reported strong profits for the past quarter. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 jumped 2.7% to 2...

Asian markets climb, tracking profit-driven gains on Wall St

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares advanced Wednesday after Wall Street rallied to its best day in more than three weeks as companies reported strong profits for the past quarter. Tokyo's ...

Asian stocks tick up as investors weigh recession risks

Asian stocks managed gradual gains on Thursday as investors grappled with the risks of a recession and a potential pause in interest rate hikes, while the euro traded at a two-year low and oil began t...