Asian markets mixed as U.S.-China trade talks resume


Asian markets were mixed in early trading Thursday, as the U.S. and China kicked off a new round of trade talks in Washington. China’s chief negotiator, Liu He, was scheduled to meet with President Donald Trump on Thursday, and Larry Kudlow, Trump’s top economic adviser, expressed optimism that the twoRead More →

Asian stocks advance as U.S., China resume trade talks


Asian markets were mostly higher on Friday as U.S. and Chinese officials kicked off a fresh round of trade talks in Beijing. The Shanghai Composite index SHCOMP, +3.20%   added 0.6% and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng HSI, +0.96%   jumped 1.7%. South Korea’s Kospi SEU, +0.59%   gained 0.3%. Japan’sRead More →