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In Africa, lack of coronavirus data raises fears of 'silent epidemic'

When the new coronavirus hit Tanzania in mid-April, President John Magufuli called for three days of national prayer to seek God’s protection from the scourge. Barely a month later, he claimed victory over the disease and invited tourists to return to his East African nation.

EMERGING MARKETS-Indonesia leads region higher as China jumps again

Indonesian stocks led renewed gains across Asia's emerging markets on Wednesday, as domestic moves to prop up its coronavirus-hit economy added to bullish sentiment stemming from another surge in China. Rising global infections and an increasingly cautious outlook over U.S. growth had tempered appetite for risk in the first half of the day, but by lunchtime all but one of the region's stock mark

EMERGING MARKETS-Indonesia leads region higher as China jumps again

Indonesian stocks led renewed gains across Asia's emerging markets on Wednesday, as domestic moves to prop up its coronavirus-hit economy added to bullish sentiment stemming from another surge in China. Rising global infections and an increasingly cautious outlook over U.S. growth had tempered appetite for risk in the first half of the day, but by lunchtime all but one of the region's stock mark

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