Stocks are dropping after China threatens to cut off trade-war talks, accusing the US of ‘petty tricks’
- US futures and European and Asian equities fell on Friday after the Chinese government threatened to suspend trade talks with the US.
- Chinese state media accused the US of playing “petty tricks” and lacking a sincere desire to resolve the trade war.
- “If there is no real concrete action by the United States, it will be meaningless for you to come and talk,” the ruling party wrote in its official newspaper.
US futures are following European and Asian equities lower on Friday after the Chinese government threatened to cut off trade talks with the US, accusing the nation of using “petty tricks” and