The US and China signed the accord in January 2020, obliging Beijing to import an additional $200 billion in American products over two years
Sensex tumbles 229 points, Nifty below 11,900-mark amid weak macro data concerns; Yes Bank, Vedanta among top losers
Yes Bank was the top loser in the Sensex pack cracking 6.51%, followed by SBI, Axis Bank, Vedanta, Sun Pharma, ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank, ITC, Infosys and Tech Mahindra, shedding up to 3.69%.
Rupee falls 17 paise against dollar in early trade amid weak domestic equity market, foreign fund outflows
At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened weak at 71.96 and fell further to 72.05 against the US dollar.
The 30-share Sensex opened on a positive note at 38,858.88 and rose to a high of 38,960.28 in early deals
Globally, gold prices fell 0.10 percent to $1,319.10 an ounce, while silver held steady at $15.80 an ounce in New York on Thursday.
Rupee drops 29 paise to 72.49 against US dollar; reports of China cancelling trade talks with US weighs down currency
The losses in domestic equities in volatile early trade also put pressure on the rupee.