Dow closes more than 350 points higher … CNBC April 04, 2018 at 06:23AM

Dow closes more than 350 points higher ... CNBC   Dow closes more than 350 points higher as tech cuts Monday's losses * Netflix shares rose 1.2 percent while Amazon gained 1.5 percent in volatile trading, while Facebook advanced 0.5 percent. * "So far, this is a reaction to an oversold condition," said Bruce Bittles, … Continue reading Dow closes more than 350 points higher … CNBC April 04, 2018 at 06:23AM

Facing US Tariffs China Plans Countermeasures … DJN

Facing US Tariffs China Plans Countermeasures ... DJN   FacingΒ US Tariffs China Plans Countermeasures By Lingling Wei and Yoko Kubota in Beijing and Liza Lin in Shanghai Faced with mounting trade offensives from Washington, China is preparing to hit back with tit-for-tat tariffs aimed at President Donald Trump's support base, including levies targeting U.S. agricultural … Continue reading Facing US Tariffs China Plans Countermeasures … DJN

China Pres Xi fires strongest warning yet to Taiwan … ALJAZEERA

China Pres Xi fires strongest warning yet to Taiwan ... ALJAZEERA   China PresΒ Xi fires strongest warning yet to Taiwan He did not mention Taiwan, which is seen by Beijing as a separatist province, by name, but Donald Trump recently caused Chinese anger by encouraging direct meetings between the Taiwanese and US administrations. "Chinese people … Continue reading China Pres Xi fires strongest warning yet to Taiwan … ALJAZEERA

Germany : US ‘will fail if it tries to split Europe’ … AFP

Germany : US 'will fail if it tries to split Europe' ... AFP   Germany : US 'will fail if it tries to split Europe' US President Donald Trump "will not succeed" in dividing European nations against one another over trade, German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier warned Sunday ahead of a visit to Washington. In … Continue reading Germany : US ‘will fail if it tries to split Europe’ … AFP

US trade groups urge Trump to avoid tariffs against China … RTRS

US trade groups urge Trump to avoid tariffs against China ... RTRS   US trade groups urge Trump to avoid tariffs against China * Potential tariffs on China will raise prices on consumer goods and kill jobs, various U.S. trade groups fear. * In a letter to the White House, the groups said "we urge … Continue reading US trade groups urge Trump to avoid tariffs against China … RTRS

Britain warns of increasing Beijing pressure on Hong Kong … AFP

Britain warns of increasing Beijing pressure on Hong Kong ... AFP   Britain warns of increasing Beijing pressure on Hong Kong Britain warned Thursday of "increasing pressure" on Hong Kong from an assertive Beijing after a raft of jailings of democracy activists and the disqualification of rebel lawmakers from the city's legislature. The comments come … Continue reading Britain warns of increasing Beijing pressure on Hong Kong … AFP