[LONDON] Easing fears of a trade war further lifted European shares on Friday, with trade-sensitive sectors like miners and autos leading the advance.

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ASIAN stocks flashed green on Friday, encouraged by Wall Street's firm handover overnight, as investors came round to the view that the latest exchange of tariffs between the US and China could...

SINGAPORE stocks ended higher on Friday, with the Straits Times Index advancing 37.25 points or 1.2 per cent to 3,217.68. 

Malaysia share prices closed higher on Friday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 6.94 points to 1,810.64.

[SEOUL] South Korea's KOSPI stock index closed higher on Friday as investors risk appetite recovered after Wall Street scored all-time highs overnight on expectation trade tariffs to have a...

[SHANGHAI] China's stock markets surged on Friday before a long holiday weekend, with investor sentiment boosted by hopes that a government effort to boost domestic demand could help offset...

[SYDNEY] Australian shares gained on Friday, following a strong finish on Wall Street, with materials stocks leading the charge on the back of higher copper prices.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed higher on Friday as the yen eased against the dollar on the backdrop of receding trade war worries that boosted US shares.

SINGAPORE stocks resumed trading on Friday afternoon in positive territory, with the Straits Times Index advancing 33.09 points, or one per cent to 3,213.52 as at 1pm. 

[HONG KONG] Asian markets enjoyed more gains on Friday, putting them on course to end the week with a flourish as investors looked past the China-US trade row to focus on the booming American economy.