[SHANGHAI] China's yuan inched up in early trade on Thursday, despite the central bank setting its official midpoint past the key seven to the dollar threshold for the first time since global...

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THE effects of Monday's yuan plunge bled into Tuesday, with investors fearing a trade war escalation after the US branded China a currency manipulator overnight.

[WASHINGTON] The United States on Monday formally named China a currency manipulator, accusing Beijing of weakening the yuan as the two countries' trade war escalates.

[SHANGHAI] China's decision to let its currency weaken against the dollar on Monday sent global markets diving further into the red and provoked a Twitter tirade from US President Donald Trump....

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ASIAN equities had no time to catch their breath on Monday, falling end over end in huge losses as traders anticipated more flare-ups from Washington after China's yuan slumped to a decade low and...

[HONG KONG] China's yuan suddenly dropped on Monday morning to end a long spell of subdued trading.

[BEIJING] China's banking and insurance regulator on Saturday said it did not expect a persistent decline in the yuan and warned speculative short sellers they would suffer "heavy losses" if they...

[TOKYO] The Australian dollar and the Chinese yuan rose early Monday on hopes Washington and Beijing were close to a trade deal after a bitter year-long tariff dispute.