Asia shares cautiously rose, but swung throughout the session as Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong Un took place in Singapore. The markets await details and AUD/USD is between key support and resistance.
All eyes are on Donald Trump’s meeting with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore which is likely to produce volatility in shares and the forex market.
Markets are discounting the headline risks of the Trump-Kim meeting in Singapore, and any news of trade tensions easing could help USD/JPY to rally alongside FOMC’s expected hike and BoJ policy divergence.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un set a deadline for ending the Singapore summit, prompting President Donald Trump to set an earlier-than-expected departure time, two U.S. officials familiar with the planning tell Bloomberg News. Trump […]
Asian equity markets gained despite a fractious G7 meeting. Focus soon shifted to Singapore where leaders of the US and North Korea are due to meet Tuesday
Mr Trump is likely to stay at the Shangri-La Hotel, with Mr Kim residing at The St Regis. Mr Trump, who was in Canada for the G-7 summit, tweeted at 4.58am (Singapore time) that he […]
Singapore’s foreign minister says it’s “all systems go” for a summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to be held in the Southeast Asian city-state next week. Foreign Minister […]
North Korea will not get any sanctions relief until it has demonstrated “irreversible” steps to denuclearisation, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Sunday. Speaking at a security conference in Singapore ahead of a planned summit […]
President Donald Trump said Friday he will meet with Kim Jong Un in Singapore later this month after all, ending more than a week of uncertainty about whether direct denuclearization talks would go on. Key […]
Yonhap, South Korea’s state-run news agency, reports updates on the upcoming US-North Korea June 21st Summit. Key Highlights: • “A hectic round of working-level discussions between North Korea and the United States is underway in […]