Asian shares rise as Wall Street gains for 3rd straight day

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose Wednesday after Wall Street extended its gains for the third straight day, driven by optimism over economies reopening from shutdowns to stem the coronavirus pandemic. ...

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How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Stocks closing higher on Wall Street Tuesday for the third day in a row, continuing a stretch of gains for the market. Major indexes wavered through the morning then turned solidly h...

MoneyGram, SL Green rise; CME Group falls

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Tuesday: Visa Inc., up $2.01 to $196.36. The payment processor said payment volumes and global...

Taiwan’s stimulus voucher scheme to kick off July 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) announced on Tuesday (June 2) that the stimulus vouchers aimed to boost Taiwan’s economy amid fallout from the coronavirus (COVID-19) wi...

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NEW YORK (AP) — Standard and Poor's Stock Indexes for Monday Close Change ...

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street Monday after shaking off a wobbly start. Banks, companies that depend on consumer spending and communications companies accounted for a b...

Coty, Beyond Meat rise; Pfizer, Gilead Sciences fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Monday: Coty Inc., up 76 cents to $4.39. The maker of Clairol is selling a majority stake in i...

Asian stocks rebound after Trump avoids reigniting trade war

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets rebounded Monday after President Donald Trump avoided reigniting a trade war with China amid tension over Hong Kong and the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Exclusive: US think tank seeks to repeal secret deal and delist Chinese stocks

WASHINGTON (Taiwan News) — A U.S.-based think tank is offering a road map to repeal a secret U.S.-China memorandum of understanding (MOU) that exempts Chinese companies from a mandatory audit pr...

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday

The stock market erased an early drop and ended mixed Friday, capping a strong week and month. Stocks rebounded after President Donald Trump outlined several actions in response to ...

Dell, Williams-Sonoma rise; Nordstrom, Salesforce fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Friday: Salesforce.com Inc., down $6.31 to $174.79. The cloud-based software company cut its f...

Asia shares fall as US-China tensions douse rally on Wall St

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares fell Friday in Asia as investors awaited a news conference about China by President Donald Trump later in the day. Benchmarks declined in Hong Kong, Tokyo and S...