Asian Shares Gain On U.S. Stimulus Optimism

Asian stocks ended mostly higher on Wednesday after the White House and Democratic Party negotiators said they are willing to continue their discussions over U.S. stimulus measures. Sentiment was also bolstered after a Reuters report said that AstraZeneca Plc’s Covid-19…

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Asian Shares Fall Amid US-China Tensions

Asian stocks fell broadly on Friday after the Trump administration unveiled ban on U.S. transactions with ByteDance’s TikTok and Tencent-owned WeChat, signaling increasing tensions in U.S.-China relations. Investors also looked forward to the U.S. jobs data due later in the…

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Asian Shares Advance On Economic Optimism

Asian stocks rose on Friday as upbeat economic data from the U.S. and China helped spur fresh optimism about the economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. Chinese stocks extended gains for a fourth straight session after a survey showed China’s…

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Asian Shares Advance On Signs Of Economic Recovery

Asian stocks rose on Thursday on optimism about a potential coronavirus vaccine and amid signs that the global economy is emerging from the coronavirus lockdown. Investors also looked ahead to the U.S. Labor Department’s closely watched monthly employment report for…

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