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Hideyuki Sano

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks extend recovery, China rallies on stimulus hopes

2:48am EDT

* Chinese shares on course to make biggest weekly gains in 2 yrs

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks extend recovery as trade worries take back seat

Sep 20 2018

* Strong earnings outlook outweigh immediate worries on trade

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks extend recovery as trade worries take back seat

Sep 20 2018

TOKYO, Sept 21 Asian stocks extended gains on Friday after Wall Street's S&P 500 set a new all-time high, while the dollar slipped as investors viewed Beijing's and Washington's fresh exchange of import tariffs as less harmful than initially feared.

FOREX-Dollar near 7-week low as safe haven bids ebb, pound slips on EU summit

Sep 19 2018

TOKYO, Sept 20 The dollar hovered near a seven-week low against a basket of major currencies on Thursday, as safe-haven demand for the U.S. currency ebbed on relief that the Sino-U.S. trade war may not be as damaging as once feared.

FOREX-Dollar near 7-week low as markets look past trade woes, pound eyes EU summit

Sep 19 2018

TOKYO, Sept 20 The dollar hovered near a seven-week low against a basket of major currencies, in part as safe-haven demand for the U.S. currency ebbed on relief that tariffs the United States and China imposed on each other's goods were set at lower levels than some had feared.

FOREX-Yen at 2-mth low even as trade tensions escalate, pound firm before EU summit

Sep 18 2018

* Yen at 2-mth low as traders ponder U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods

FOREX-Yen at 2-month low as markets ponder US tariffs, pound firm before EU summit

Sep 18 2018

* Yen hits 2-mth low as traders ponder U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods

JGBs slip on fall in U.S. Treasuries, trade worries mitigate blows

Sep 18 2018

TOKYO, Sept 18 Japanese government bond prices slipped on Tuesday after U.S. Treasuries extended their falls following a run of strong U.S. economic data in recent weeks, though concerns about the Sino-U.S. trade war underpinned the market.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares slip as Sino-U.S. trade tensions intensify

Sep 18 2018

* MSCI ex-Japan Asia-Pacific down 0.3 pct, but Nikkei up sharply

GLOBAL MARKETS-US stock futures, Asian shares slip as Trump puts new tariffs on China

Sep 17 2018

* MSCI ex-Japan Asia-Pacific down 0.3 pct, but Nikkei up sharply

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