Shares falter as China-U.S. row over Hong Kong wrecks trade deal hopes
Thursday, 21 November 2019 () Global stocks took a beating on Thursday as a fresh row between Washington and Beijing over U.S. legislation on Hong Kong threatened to undermine their trade talks and delay a "phase one" deal that investors had initially hoped to be signed by now.
Let's talk about whether or not China and the U.S. will get a trade deal by the end of the year after the Chinese condemned a U.S. Senate resolution. The resolution supports human rights in Hong Kong. Donald Trump again threatened to increase tariffs if Washington and Beijing aren't able to...
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam denounced U.S. legislation protecting human rights in the embattled city after it was passed last week. That comes after a ban by Beijing against U.S. military from visiting..