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Asia is falling against the week as tensions between the US and China shake sentiment

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks rose on Friday, but were well on the way to ending the week as deteriorating US-China relations create uncertainty about how quickly economies can recover if they do emerge from lockdowns. An electronic stock information board that displays zero numbers on recent stock prices before the opening of the first trading day after the week-long …

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India’s cases exceed 70,000; Asia is threatened by a second wave

This is CNBC’s live blog with the latest news on the Corona virus outbreak. This blog will be updated later in the day once the news is released. Global cases: More than 4.17 million Worldwide deaths: At least 285,690 Most reported cases: United States (1,346,723), Spain (227,436), United Kingdom (224,332), Russia (221,344) and Italy (219,814). The above data was compiled …

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Oil and Asia stocks fall as tensions between the US and China flare up again

Asian stocks were broadly lower as US-China tensions flared up about the origin of the coronavirus pandemic, while oil prices fell as traders worried about the rapid filling of global storage capacities. The Hong Kong reference index Hang Seng fell 3.7 percent on Monday morning, while the South Korean Kospi index fell 1.7 percent. The markets in Japan and mainland …

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What the US Can Learn from Asia About Covid Squeezing (Opinion)

As the coronavirus continues to devastate the country, with confirmed cases of over 1 million and deaths increasing day by day, some states are lifting orders for home stays in hopes of saving the economy. With so many lives, it is time for the US to turn to the Asia Pacific countries that have successfully controlled the pandemic to find …

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Shares in Asia Fall After Wall Street: Live Updates

Asian stocks follow Wall Street down, but the futures markets point to a recovery. Asian markets followed Wall Street on Wednesday, although futures markets later in the day indicated the potential to improve investor sentiment. Japanese stocks fell more than 1 percent, resulting in a regional decline the day after U.S. stocks fell more than 3 percent. The declines were …

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Southeast Asia could be the next hot spot for coronaviruses – these diagrams show why

The number of coronavirus infections in Southeast Asia has increased rapidly in recent weeks, and experts fear that the region could become a hot spot for the rapidly spreading disease. According to Johns Hopkins University, the entire region reported more than 28,000 cases on Sunday. Overall, Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia and Singapore account for 87.9% of all cases reported in …

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