Wall Street ended but still down for the week as volatility rules

Standard & Poor’s suffers biggest weekly percentage drop since March 2020 Markets are closed on Monday for the Juneteenth holiday The Dow Jones is down 0.13%, the S&P 500 is up 0.22%, the Nasdaq is down 1.43%. (Reuters) – U.S. stocks closed modestly higher on Friday but still suffered their biggest weekly percentage decline in … Read more

Price hike week has stocks on track for biggest drop since 2020

Pedestrians reflect in a window in front of a board displaying stock prices on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) in Sydney, Australia, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Everyone except the Bank of Japan is hiking Stocks fall as economic risks grow Yen falls as … Read more

In the “miracle” city of Shenzhen, concerns about China’s economic future

SHENZHEN, China, June 13 (Reuters) – (This story was rewritten on June 12 to make it clear where in the penultimate paragraph) David Fong made his way from a poor village in central China to the booming southern city of Shenzhen as a young man in 1997. Over the next twenty-five years, he worked for … Read more

Global stocks near new lows in 2022 amid inflation fears

LONDON (Reuters) – Global stocks plunged towards 2022 lows and the Japanese yen fell to levels not seen in nearly a quarter of a century on Monday as sweltering inflation in the United States fueled fears of a more aggressive policy tightening in a large region. Central Bank Week. The significantly higher-than-expected US CPI reading … Read more

Shanghai is booking millions again for comprehensive tests for the Corona virus

Fourteen out of 16 provinces in Shanghai will have a comprehensive test on June 11 The exercise comes 10 days after the lifting of the lockdown in Shanghai Authorities say they want to guard against a rebound Two areas in Beijing closed entertainment venues SHANGHAI/BEIJING, June 10 (Reuters) – The city of Shanghai, China’s commercial … Read more

Asian stocks outperform US futures and oil gains

A man passes through a screen displaying a chart showing the recent average movements of the Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 30, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Asian stock markets: The Nikkei is up 0.3%, the S&P 500 is up 0.4% … Read more

Chinese astronauts blast off to space station as construction goes into high gear

The Chinese space station is expected to be built by the end of 2022 Shenzhou-14 astronauts to supervise the arrival of the last two modules A space station to celebrate the permanent Chinese population in space BEIJING (Reuters) – China sent three astronauts on Sunday on a six-month mission to oversee a pivotal period for … Read more

Stocks fall, bonds fall as German surprise renews inflation fears

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), walks through an electronic board displaying charts (top) for the Nikkei index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, March 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Stocks fluctuated and bonds tumbled … Read more