Economy

  1. Asian shares found a slightly firmer footing on Friday to set course for their first gains in two weeks

    World shares bounce after rout

    Global shares were having their best day in nearly a month on Friday as European and Asian markets recovered from a brutal selloff that still left them set for their worst week since February.

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  1. China stocks drop to near four-year low

    China's main Shanghai Composite index fell to its lowest close in nearly four years on Monday as reports said U.S. President Donald Trump would unveil new tariffs on $200 billion of imported Chinese goods this week.

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    A senior official in the Trump administration told Reuters that Trump would announce the new tariffs as early as Monday.