China’s stock markets halt advance, yuan strengthens on macroeconomic updates


China stocks slipped on Tuesday, snapping a week-long winning streak, after data showed the country's factory deflation deepened in August amid a protracted trade dispute with the United States.

The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 0.3%, to 3,959.27, while the Shanghai Composite Index shed 0.1% to 3,021.20.

China's factory-gate prices shrank at the...