TOKYO | World shares skid as Huawei CFO arrest revives trade jitters

6Dec - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



TOKYO  — World financial markets took a fresh hit Thursday following the arrest of a senior official at Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei that could hinder progress in China-U.S. trade talks.

KEEPING SCORE: The DAX in Germany fell 1.6 percent to 11,024.04 and France’s CAC 40 dropped 1.5 percent to 4,869.70.

The FTSE 100 in Britain lost 1.5 percent to 6,818.32. U.S. futures also augured a downbeat start for Wall Street after Wednesday’s market closure for the funeral of former President George H.W.

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