Markets slump as Huawei arrest rekindles US-China trade fears
Thursday, 6 December 2018 () LONDON - A wave of selling hit world stockmarkets Thursday after the arrest of a top executive at Chinese telecoms giant Huawei raised doubts over the recent trade truce agreed by US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian stock markets rallied on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald trump sounded upbeat about a trade deal with China, while sterling struggled with the risk of an imminent party coup..
President Donald Trump did not know about plans to arrest a top executive at Huawei, two U.S. officials said, in an apparent attempt to stop the incident from impeding crucial trade talks with Beijing...
By Laila Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock markets around the world sank on Thursday as the arrest of a top Chinese technology executive threatened to strain an... Firstpost - BusinessAlso reported by •Newsday •Independent •SeattlePI.com •RTTNews
In the short run, the arrest of Huawei's chief financial officer heightened skepticism about the trade truce that Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping reached... IndiaTimes - WorldAlso reported by •The News Articles
New Zealand shares fell, joining a sell-off across Asia, as the arrest of a Huawei executive reignited fears about US-China trade tensions. Chinese-focused... New Zealand Herald - BusinessAlso reported by •Independent •The News Articles •SeattlePI.com •RTTNews