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China’s Xi uses key speech to promote integration of Hong Kong

[ad_1] Chinese President Xi Jinping Aris Messinis | Pool | Reuters BEIJING — Amid uncertainty about Hong Kong’s future and China’s international relations, President Xi Jinping maintained Wednesday that the country remains intent on doing business with the rest of the world, in its own way. In a speech that lasted nearly one hour, Xi… Read More »

Singapore’s economy contracted by 7% year-on-year in the third quarter, official estimates show

A man wearing a protective face mask walks past an indoor waterfall at Jewel Changi Airport in Singapore. Roslan Rahman | AFP | Getty Images SINGAPORE — Singapore’s economy contracted by 7% in the third quarter compared with a year ago, according to official estimates released by the Ministry of Trade and Industry on Wednesday.… Read More »

Japan stocks set to trade lower as investors await speech from China’s Xi

SINGAPORE — Stocks in Japan looked poised to trade lower at the open, as investors in Asia-Pacific await a speech from Chinese President Xi Jinping. Futures pointed to a lower open for Japanese stocks. The Nikkei futures contract in Chicago was at 23,560 while its counterpart in Osaka was at 23,500. That compared against the… Read More »

U.S. stock futures little changed after major averages snap four-day winning streak

U.S. stock futures little changed after major averages snap four-day winning streak Search quotes, news & videos Source link