The German economy rebounded in the first quarter after narrowly avoiding recession late last year, led by a strong rise in household consumption and a booming construction sector, the Federal Statistical Office said Thursday.
Germany's gross domestic product--the broadest measure of goods and...
Tokyo shares closed lower on Thursday with key high-tech shares hit as US-China trade and tech disputes intensified.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.62 percent, or 132.23 points, to 21,151.14, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.36 percent, or 5.63 points, to 1,540.58.
The greenback, in terms of the US Dollar Index (DXY), is extending the up move beyond the 98.00 barrier, clinching at the same time fresh weekly highs.
US Dollar Index focused on Fedspeak, data
The index is posting gains for the third session in a row on Thursday, always on the back of simmering...