Chinese stocks, currency ride high on upbeat mood regarding US trade war end


China stocks ended higher on Monday, helped by increasing optimism about the prospects for a Sino-U.S. trade deal.

The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.7% to 3,978.12, while the Shanghai Composite Index added 0.6% to 2,975.49.

The United States and China on Friday said they made progress in talks aimed at defusing a...