New Trump tariffs send jitters through markets

Tech manufacturers, however, buck downtrend as sector recovers; STI loses 14.89 points or 0.5% to close at 3,173.08

BY reimposing tariffs on imports of some base metals from Brazil and Argentina, US President Donald Trump stole the headlines in a way only he could, leaving regional markets reeling from fears his trade offensive has found other victims.

But that did little to affect the rally of