You are here

STOCKS

Swelling trade hopes lift Asian markets

US and China expected to reach "phase one" deal; Straits Times Index rises 0.38 per cent or 12.23 points to 3,248.63

ASIAN markets ended higher on Tuesday, following a record-setting session for US markets as the US and China showed signs of nearing a trade war truce.

The "phase one" deal is expected to forestall tariffs scheduled for Dec 15, but according to the Financial Times, the Trump...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to t.me/BizTimes