Asian stock exchanges shook early in the morning after a report that US and Chinese negotiators outlined a plan to end trade wars.
NIK, + 0.15%
increased by 0.3%, despite the fact that production activity has fallen to a three-year low, indicating a slowdown in Japan's economic growth. Shanghai Composite Index
expanded by 0.3%
S & S-P-ASX 200 in Sydney
XJO, + 0.70%
added 0.7%, while Hang Seng in Hong Kong
HSI, + 0.41%
obtained 0.5%. Kosice Seoul
was unchanged. Tests in New Zealand
NZ50GR, + 0.56%
Y9999, + 0.46%
as well as markets of Southeast Asia.
Among the separate shares, Rakuten
4755, + 4.75%
7267, + 2.31%
advanced in Tokyo trade, and Hyundai Motor received in Seoul
005380, + 0.84%
0992, + 11.91%
2382, + 4.72%
2018, + 2.70%
grew in Hong Kong, while HSBC
slipped. Shares of the bank, such as ANZ Banking
ANZ, + 1.83%
and Commonwealth Bank
CBA, + 2.01%
grew in Australia.
Investors have been encouraged in a Reuters report stating that the United States and China outlined key agreements in six key areas, including the theft of cybercrime, intellectual property rights and the forced transfer of technology. F & D stocks on the US stock market jumped right after the report with Dow
YMH9, + 0.12%
more than 100 points.
Earlier, the US spokesman said that the meeting in Beijing last week "moved forward." President Donald Trump told reporters that the talks had been "Trump suggested that he could postpone tariffs for $ 200 billion of goods, but did not accept strong adherence.
The US Federal Reserve assured investors, releasing the minutes of the last meeting, saying it is expected to be patient with an increase in interest rates against the backdrop of economic uncertainty.
The lack of details in the Fed report "leaves the region to wait for further US-China developments," said Mr. Jinyi Pan of the report. After markets grew on Trump's positive comments, she said that "no wonder" to see more benefits.
SPX, + 0.18%
received 0.2% to 2,784.70. Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA, + 0.24%
added 0.2% to 25.954.44. Nasdaq Composite
COMP, + 0.03%
increased by 0.03% to 7,489.07.
In Japan, preliminary reading by the monthly purchasing managers index fell to 48.5 on a 100-point scale from January 50.3. This was the second exceptionally large monthly decline and the lowest level of PMI since October 2016. "Such large falls are rare and allow us to say that the economy is rapidly losing momentum," said Marcel Tielian (Capital Economics) in a report
CLH9, + 1.44%
lost 8 cents to $ 57.24 a barrel in electronic commerce at the New York Mercantile Exchange. On Wednesday, the contract gained 71 cents to $ 57.16. Brent
was used for the price of international oil, having advanced 2 cents to $ 67.10 per barrel in London. She climbed 63 cents for the previous session to $ 67.08.
decreased to 110.82 yen from 110.85 yen on Wednesday
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