Asia stocks welcome trade talks, euro on defensive

Business News July 24, 2019 / 12:49 PM / Updated an hour ago Asia stocks welcome trade talks, euro on defensive Wayne Cole 4 Min Read SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares on Wednesday gave a guarded welcome to hints of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade saga, while the dollar hit two-month highs on the euro as investors wagered on a dovish outcome from the European Central Bank’s coming policy meeting. FILE PHOTO: A woman wearing a kimono walks past an electronic board showing the Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, May 14, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-hoon

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares on Wednesday gave a guarded welcome to hints of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade saga, while the dollar hit two-month highs on the euro as investors wagered on a dovish outcome from the European Central Bank’s coming policy meeting. Sentiment had been helped by a Bloomberg report that U.S. Trade […]

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