(Bloomberg) — Chinese shares rose after policymakers took more steps to revive investor confidence, defying broader weakness in Asia following a tech-led retreat on Wall Street. Most Read from Bloomberg A gauge of Hong Kong-listed Chinese firms jumped as much as 4% before paring gains, while the CSI 300 Index of mainland shares rose 1.4%. […]

(Bloomberg) — European equity futures edged up after the S&P 500 closed at a new record high Friday amid optimism over eventual Federal Reserve interest-rate cuts. Trading levels in Asia were muted with a swath of markets shut for Lunar New Year holidays. Most Read from Bloomberg Contracts for the Euro Stoxx 50 index show […]

If there’s one place US President Joe Biden can count on for support from Black voters, it is Toliver’s Mane Event barbershop in the South Carolina state capital Columbia. A framed photo on the wall pictures the moment a smiling Biden visited the shop before his turnaround Democratic primary win in 2020. “We think that […]

(Bloomberg) — Stocks in Asia gained on optimism over China’s latest measures to bolster its equity market. Energy shares were boosted by higher oil prices. Most Read from Bloomberg China’s securities regulator said on the weekend it will halt the lending of certain shares for short selling from Monday. The new initiative adds to measures […]

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China’s top spy agency has warned that the “tech war” waged by the US could get worse.“It is foreseeable that the United States will continue to pursue anti-globalisation and decoupling-China policies to maintain its

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A line of people wait outside the federal courthouse in Birmingham, Ala., on Aug. 14 for a hearing to consider new congressional districts. Federal judges had ruled that the state’s 2022 district map diluted Black voters’ power. Kim Chandler/AP hide caption toggle caption Kim Chandler/AP A line of people wait outside the federal courthouse in […]

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