KLCI slides as investors resume selloff following trade war talks

  • Markets
  • Thursday, 2 Aug 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: Global equity markets were hit on Thursday by US President Donald Trump's proposal to increase tariff hikes on US$200bil on Chinese imports to 25%.

Bursa Malaysia, which had seen foreign investment return over the last two sessions, saw renewed selling pressure in Thursday morning trade as bloodshed took over Asian markets.