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Tag: economic superpowers

  • Thursday, May 9th 2019 - 09:32 UTC

    World markets on the edge waiting for Friday's China/US trade talks outcome

    Trump's Sunday remarks battered global equities and fuelled fears the economic superpowers could become entangled in a brutal trade war

    Asian markets once again fell into the red on Thursday as investors anxiously await the start of high-stakes trade talks between China and the United States. After several rounds of negotiations, the two-day meeting in Washington, which kicks off later in the day, has taken on huge significance after Donald Trump threatened to ramp up tariffs on Chinese goods from Friday blaming backsliding by Beijing.