HONG KONG — Gambling revenue in the Chinese territory of Macau dropped 8.6% in August on the year, hit by tapering demand from high rollers, due to slowing economic growth amid China’s trade war with the United States and protests in neighboring Hong Kong. August’s figure was 24.3 billion patacasRead More →

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks advanced on Wednesday, as gains in financial and energy shares helped equities recover from initial declines, but investors remained cautious about the potential for another flare-up in U.S.-China trade tensions. The financial sector was up 1.06%, clawing back some of the losses from the previousRead More →

London’s FTSE 100 dipped on Tuesday, as investors returning from a holiday-extended weekend overlooked U.S. President Donald Trump’s softer stance on China, while office space provider IWG scaled a life-time high after reports of U.S. listing plans. The FTSE 100 was 0.5% lower by 0820 GMT, starting off yet anotherRead More →