Wall Street hits high as Trump raises hopes of US-China trade deal

Expectation is Washington may abandon plans to raise tariffs on fresh range of Chinese goodsShare prices on Wall Street have surged to record levels after Donald Trump boosted hopes of an imminent trade deal with China.The US president raised expectati…

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Saudi Aramco touches $2tn in value on second day of trading

World’s biggest listed company briefly reaches valuation sought by Saudi ruler Saudi Aramco has touched a market value of $2tn, the day after the Saudi state-backed oil company made its stock market debut.The shares rose almost 10% at the open on the s…

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US economy smashes forecasts with 266,000 new jobs in November – business live

America’s non-farm payroll has surged by the most in 10 months, in a boost for the economy….and Donald TrumpLatest: US non-farm payroll beats forecastsJob creation up, unemployment rate downEarlier: UK house prices up 1% in NovemberIntroduction: Germ…

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