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By in Markets on March 1, 2017
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Malaysia Bourse Likely Rangebound On Monday
May 27, 2018
The Malaysia stock market on Friday snapped the four-day losing streak in which it had surrendered almost 80 points or 4.6 percent. The Kuala Lumpur Composite Index now rests just beneath the 1,800-point plateau and it's looking at a fairly flat lead for Monday.
Little Movement Expected For South Korea Shares
May 27, 2018
The South Korea stock market has moved lower in back-to-back trading days, sliding more than 10 points or 0.4 percent along the way. The KOPSI now rests just above the 2,460-point plateau and it figures to remain stuck in that neighborhood again on Monday.
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What the U.S.-China Trade War Means for Workers on the Ground
May 15, 2018

Trade pressure on farmers has helped fuel the latest talks between U.S. and China aimed at lifting tariffs on soybeans, hogs and more. Here, an American farmer and a steelworker explain how tariffs are impacting their livelihoods.