SYDNEY - Asian share markets were broadly higher on Monday as the prospect of further policy stimulus in China and Europe whetted risk appetites while sending the euro skidding.
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BEIJING - China's leadership and central bank are ready to cut interest rates again and also loosen lending restrictions, concerned that falling prices could trigger a surge in debt defaults, business failures and job losses, said sources involved in policy-making.
PARIS - The countdown has begun to what threatens to be a missed opportunity to revive Europe's stalled economy.
- Shares in microprocessor maker Intel Corp could rise more than 30 percent to $48 over the next two years, Barron's reported in its Nov. 24 edition.
FRANKFURT - Germany's largest airline Deutsche Lufthansa has won a bigger slice of its domestic market in recent months, its chief executive told newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung.
- Italy's retail bank Intesa SanPaolo is looking at a possible bid for Coutts International, the wealth management arm of Royal Bank of Scotland , the Financial Times reported.
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