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European shares rise on signs of thaw in U.S.-China trade war  

By Editor - Wed Sep 11, 1:30 am

European shares opened higher on Wednesday, bolstered by China’s move to exempt some U.S. goods from additional tariffs, the latest sign that a prolonged trade war between the two sides is cooling. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.3% at 0708 GMT. China’s finance ministry said on Wednesday 16 types of U.S. goods would be exempted by additional retaliatory tariffs from Sept. 17, further buoying investor sentiment.

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European shares rise on signs of thaw in U.S.-China trade war

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