The yen and gold gained ground after Trump threatened a government shutdown if he doesn’t get funding for a border wall with Mexico.
President Donald Trump said he would be willing to shut down the government in order to get the funding needed for his proposed border wall.
TOKYO, Aug 23- Asian stocks steadied on Wednesday, taking a breather after the previous day's surge and unable to keep up with a global rally spurred by gains for tech shares on Wall Street and miners in Europe. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan, which initially inched up to a two-week high, pulled back to stand little changed following a...
President Donald Trump speaks about Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was convicted of contempt, saying the sheriff will be 'just fine.'
*Asian stocks edged higher on Wednesday to extend a global rally spurred by gains for tech shares on Wall Street and miners in Europe, while the dollar was buoyant against the euro and yen ahead of the Jackson Hole gathering later in the week. *The U.S. Air Force may intensify its strikes in Afghanistan and expand training of the Afghan air force following President...
The U.S. will have to avoid antagonizing Pakistan as it attempts to bring India into Afghanistan, says Faisel Pervaiz of Stratfor.
*Asia stocks draw support from overnight Wall Street rally. TOKYO, Aug 23- Asian stocks edged higher on Wednesday to extend a global rally spurred by gains for tech shares on Wall Street and miners in Europe, while the dollar was buoyant against the euro and yen ahead of a meeting of central bankers later in the week. Asia took its cues from Wall Street, which saw the Dow...
Headlines numbers for the markets don't reflect underlying trends, says Michael Gayed, chief investment strategist, Pension Partners.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.