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Asia stocks rise as upbeat factory data lifts confidence

August 4, 2020 9:42:07 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.9%, while shares in China nudged up 0.1%. Australian stocks gained 2% for the biggest intraday gain since July 21. Tokyo shares also jumped by more than 1%.

James Murdoch’s News Corp exit leaves brother Lachlan as last man standing

August 3, 2020 12:22:21 pm

Lachlan was named chief executive officer of Fox Corp after the company sold most of its entertainment assets to Walt Disney Co in a $71 billion transaction last year. James had run the business before the deal, when it was known as 21st Century Fox. But when Lachlan was appointed CEO in 2018, James wasn’t even mentioned in the press release announcing the move.

Lord & Taylor files for bankruptcy in latest retail casualty of coronavirus pandemic

August 3, 2020 11:17:34 am

Lord & Taylor opened its flagship store on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue in 1914, and became known for upscale fashion and its holiday window display.

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Asia stocks cautiously mixed, dollar tries to bounce

August 3, 2020 9:47:46 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dipped 0.2%, though that was from a six-month top. Japan's Nikkei added 2.1% courtesy of a pullback in the yen, while South Korea shares were flat.

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Asian stocks falter as global growth fears temper tech boost

July 31, 2020 10:32:25 am

After rising in early trade, MSCI's broadest index of Asian shares outside Japan turned lower by late morning. It was last down 0.22%.

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Asian stocks rise, dollar languishes near two-year lows on Fed

July 30, 2020 10:44:45 am

The confidence extended in Asia where Japan's Nikkei and South Korea's KOSPI were up 0.3% each, Australia's main index climbed 0.7% and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index rose 0.2%.

Dollar teeters, gold takes a breather as markets await Fed

July 29, 2020 9:51:27 am

The Fed is expected to strike a dovish stance at its policy review later in the day and perhaps open the door to a higher tolerance for inflation - something dollar bears think could squash real yields and sink the currency even further.

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Gold hits record, gets more precious as dollar loses value

July 28, 2020 10:44:20 am

The precious metal had stormed almost $40 higher at one point to reach $1,980 an ounce, only for a wave of selling to slap it back to $1,947 in wild trade.

Gold hits record high as US-China ties worsen, Asia stocks helped by tech

July 27, 2020 11:06:00 am

Gold rose 1.0% to a record high of $1,920.9 per ounce, surpassing a peak touched in September 2011, as Sino-US tensions boosted the allure of safe haven assets, especially those not tied to any specific country.

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Asia shares stymied by Sino-US spat, euro stays buoyant

July 24, 2020 10:36:29 am

Chinese blue chips retreated 2.9% as a result, though were still up 0.5% for the week. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan lost 1.3%, trimming its weekly gain to 0.6%.

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Froth returns to China’s stock market, echoing the 2015 crisis

July 23, 2020 1:46:16 pm

It is both the hope and the uncertainty of the Chinese stock market that is driving erratic behavior as fresh highs bring concerns anew.

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These Asian stocks have benefited the most from the coronavirus crisis

July 23, 2020 11:04:42 am

To be fair, the stock market has already embraced technology and pharmaceutical shares that underpin global economic transformation.

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Asia’s hottest tech stock soars 713% with buy now, pay later platform

July 23, 2020 11:08:52 am

Afterpay allows consumers to pay for purchases in increments, which is popular among millennial shoppers who’ve eschewed credit cards.

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Asian shares drop as China consulate closure fans Sino-US tensions

July 23, 2020 9:59:45 am

After ticking higher earlier in the morning session, MSCI's broadest index of Asian shares ex-Japan was last down 0.3%, weighed down by slumping Chinese stocks. The Shanghai benchmark dropped 1.67% following four days of gains.

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Euro stands tall as investors bet recovery hampers dollar, Asian stocks up

July 22, 2020 10:46:37 am

Stock markets in Asia ground higher, except in Australia where a surge in coronavirus infections put pressure on bank and travel shares and the benchmark index fell 1%. S&P 500 stock futures advanced 0.4% in line with the relatively positive mood.

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Asian shares extend gains as investors count on stimulus, vaccines

July 21, 2020 11:42:04 am

Japan's Nikkei rose 0.6% while MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 1.5% to edge near its four-month peak hit earlier this month.

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Asian shares stumble ahead of EU Summit, US stimulus talks

July 20, 2020 10:47:55 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slipped 0.2%, reversing early gains after E-mini futures for the S&P 500 turned negative to be down 0.4%.

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Iran sends downed Ukrainian plane’s black box to France

July 18, 2020 10:41:09 pm

Iran accidentally shot down the Boeing 737-800, killing all 176 people aboard, after mistaking it for an incoming missile.

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Asia stocks rebound, hopes of more stimulus offset virus worries

July 17, 2020 11:13:36 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan advanced 0.5%, paring a quarter of its 2% losses the previous day, while Japan's Nikkei was almost flat.

Chinese economy bounces back; expands 3.2% as coronavirus curbs lifted

July 16, 2020 1:18:42 pm

China's gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 3.2 per cent year on year in the second quarter of 2020, the country's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Thursday.

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Asian shares fall despite China GDP beat as Sino-US tensions, virus fears weigh

July 16, 2020 10:11:34 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slid by 0.83%, while Tokyo's Nikkei fell 0.49%. US S&P 500 e-mini stock futures declined by 0.33%.

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Asian shares pare gains as US-China tensions intensify

July 15, 2020 10:03:48 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was last up 0.14%, after rising over 1% earlier in the session. Chinese shares were deep in red, with the blue-chip CSI300 index off 1% and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index down 0.6%.

China’s trade unexpectedly rose in June amid worsening virus

July 14, 2020 1:07:19 pm

Exports rose 0.5% from a year ago, while imports expanded 2.7%. Both had been forecast by economists to fall.

Singapore slumps into recession with record 41.2% GDP plunge

July 14, 2020 11:14:56 am

Gross domestic product declined an annualized 41.2 per cent from the previous three months, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said in a statement Tuesday, the biggest quarterly contraction on record

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Asian markets dip as virus and Sino-US tensions flare

July 14, 2020 10:12:11 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 1.2%. Japan's Nikkei retreated from a one-month high touched on Monday, dropping 0.8%. A firm dollar put pressure on the Aussie and kiwi.

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