Asian shares hobbled near four-month lows on Friday and crude oil plunged on worries the U.S.-China trade spat was developing into a more entrenched strategic dispute between the world™s two largest economies, pushing investors to safe-haven assets. MSCI™s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan stood flat, hovering near its fresh four-month low marked on Thursday, and was on track for a third straight weekly loss, down 0.9% so far on the week. Japan™s Nikkei average dropped 0.6%. Source: Reuters

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Tokyo stocks opened lower on Friday on worries over the US-China trade war as bellicose rhetoric persisted between Washington and Beijing, pushing the safe-haven yen higher against the dollar. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.94 percent, or 199.04 points, to 20,952.10 in early trade, while the broader Topix Index was down 0.86 percent or 13.26 points at 1,527.32. Source: AFP

Shares tumbled in Hong Kong and Shanghai on Thursday as traders fret about growing tensions between China and the US, with tech and energy firms among the worst performers. The Hang Seng Index dived 1.58 percent, or 438.81 points, to 27,267.13. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index sank 1.35 percent, or 39.18 points, to 2,852.52, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on...

Stocks took a beating Thursday as investors worried that a U.S.-China trade war could drag on indefinitely and sap global growth. The only good news was that the major indexes bounced off their lows in the last hour of trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.1% or 286.14 to 25,490.47 . The S&P 500 slumped 1.2% or 34.65 to 2,821.62 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 1.6% or 122.56 to...

U.S. stock indexes fell more than 1% on Thursday, as investors sold off technology, industrials and energy stocks on fears that a spiraling trade war between the United States and China would crimp global growth. Technology, among sectors most exposed to China, was the hardest hit. Microsoft Corp and Apple Inc were down more than 1%, dragging the sector lower, while the chip index dropped...

European markets closed sharply lower Thursday amid ongoing U.S.-China trade concerns. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed down by 1.4% to 373.79  with almost every sector in the red. All major bourses were in negative territory, with Britain's FTSE 100 down 1.4%, while Germany's DAX and France's CAC both fell around 1.8%. Autos were among the worst-performing sectors in Europe, down by...

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