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Trade war fears roil equity markets while yen, bonds gain

A pedestrian looks at an electronics stock indicator showing share prices on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (L), the New York Dow Jones closing numbers (C) and the foreign exchange rate between the US dollar and Japanese yen (R), in Tokyo on March 23, 2018. Tokyo stocks plunged early on March 23, with the benchmark Nikkei 225 index falling three percent on revived trade war fears as US President Donald Trump unveiled tariffs on Chinese imports. / AFP / Kazuhiro NOGI

 

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