U.S. President Donald Trump has recently
spoken privately about withdrawing from the defense treaty with
Japan as he is of the view that the postwar pact treated the
United States unfairly, Bloomberg reported https://bloom.bg/2FwKjMj
late on Monday.
Australian shares clung to tight ranges
on Tuesday amid a backdrop of cautious trade before a meeting
between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi
Jinping at the G20 summit in Japan later this week.
Round-up of South Korean
South Korea's KOSPI stock index rose cautiously on
Tuesday as investors awaited U.S.-China trade talks on the
sidelines of the G20 summit, while U.S. sanctions on Iranian
supreme leader failed to impress the domestic market. The...
Australian wealth manager IOOF Holdings
said on Tuesday that acting Chief Executive Officer
Renato Mota will take over on a permanent basis, six months
after his predecessor stepped aside to fight regulator action.