Braving Washington’s brags, China’s stock markets resume revival


China stocks edged up on Friday to end the week higher, as expectations that Beijing would take necessary measures to underpin the world’s second-largest economy overshadowed concerns over escalating Sino-U.S. tensions.

At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.22% at 2,852.35, while the blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.27%.