Asian markets sink as U.S.-China trade tensions ramp back up

2019-08-01

Asian markets sank in early trading Friday after U.S.-China trade tensions reignited. On Thursday, President Donald Trump tweeted that he intends to slap 10% tariffs on an additional $300 billion of Chinese imports, due to take effect Sept. 1. U.S. stocks dropped immediately after the surprise announcement, along with crudeRead More →