Asian Stocks Down in Early Monday Trade Amid Escalation of US-Chinese Trade War

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Asian stock markets in Tokyo and Hong Kong edge lower on Monday morning amid the escalation of trade war between the United States and China.

Hong Kong Police Draw Guns, Arrest 36 In Latest Protest

Protesters have taken to the semiautonomous Chinese territory’s streets for more than two months.

China state media blasts U.S. after Trump threats

Chinese state media on Monday blasted the United States after U.S. President Donald Trump announced additional tariffs on goods from China and lashed out at China and ordered U.S. companies to find &q...

Asian shares slugged, bonds bought amid trade gloom

Asian shares sank on Monday as the latest salvo in the Sino-U.S. trade war shook confidence in the world economy and sent investors steaming to the safe harbors of sovereign bonds and gold, while slug...

Anthony Kay is joining scary ex-Mets prospect trend

Anthony Kay is inching closer toward membership in the ever-growing club of former Mets prospects who might one day come back to haunt the organization. The MLB trade deadline was just three days a…

Everything that happened over the weekend with the US-China trade war

Tensions stemming from the U.S.-China trade war escalated sharply over the last few days, with much happening as Asian markets were shut down for the weekend.

Trump gets ready to "double down" on trade war with China

The White House suggested Sunday that President Trump is prepared to "double down" on his trade war with China. The president said he had doubts about the strategy at the G-7 summit in France earlier. But officials quickly clarified that his only regret is that he hasn’t been tougher. Ben Tracy reports.

Oil down nearly 2% as trade war shakes confidence

Oil prices fell on Monday, pushing U.S. crude to its lowest in more than two weeks, as a ratcheting up of tensions in the U.S.-China war knocked confidence in the global economy.

Asia shares sink, bonds surge as trade fears mount

Asian shares were a sea of red on Monday as the latest salvo in the Sino-U.S. trade war shook confidence in the world economy and sent investors steaming to the safe harbors of sovereign bonds, gold a...

Top aides say Trump still determined to hike China tariffs

Trump confused the situation Sunday when asked at the G-7 summit whether he is having second thoughts about ratcheting up the trade war with China.

Ban on international trade in otters aims to avert extinction by Instagram craze

The international trade in a social-media friendly otter has been banned, after influencers on Instagram were accused of fuelling their extinction.

G7 Surprise: Donald Trump Announces Trade Deal Agreement with Japan

President Donald Trump announced a new trade deal with Japan on Sunday, during the G7 summit of world leaders in France.

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