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Asian markets mutate as traders wait for US stimulus pending

Asian markets did not change much in early trading on Friday, after shares fell on Wall Street when the stalemate over a second coronavirus relief plan continued on Capitol Hill. Japanese Nikkei 225 NIK, + 0.06% was almost flay, while Hong Seng’s Hang Seng Index HSI, -0.05% 0.2% glide. The …

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Asian markets fall after bleak US GDP data.

Asian stocks fell on Friday when reports showed layoffs of US workers persist at high levels after the US economy contracted at an annual rate of nearly 33% in the spring, the worst quarter on record. The earnings reports, an indicator of how well companies are handling the consequences of …

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Asian markets win on vaccine hopes, Wall Street tech rally

The Asian actions were mostly on Tuesday due to rising hopes of an effective vaccine to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Scientists at Oxford University reported that their experimental coronavirus vaccine elicited a protective immune response in hundreds of people who received the vaccine in an early trial. Other projects are …

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