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2014/11/4
By Chao Deng and Bradford Frischkorn Tokyo stocks rose 2.7% to a seven-year high Tuesday, bringing gains to 7.7% since the Bank of Japan's surprise decision Friday to expand easing measures, with a stronger dollar powering buying.
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2014/12/10
By Chao Deng and Bradford FrischkornShanghai stocks recover from Tuesday's plunge Stocks in Japan suffered their sharpest loss in three weeks on Wednesday as the yen strengthened against the dollar, but Shanghai's benchmark bounced back from its worst drop in five years.
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2014/11/20
By Chao Deng China shares were little changed Thursday as investors assessed the latest read on Chinese manufacturing, which showed factory activity at a six-month low.
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2014/10/27
By Chao Deng China's benchmark index slipped to its lowest in five weeks on Monday, after a trading program allowing more foreign investment into mainland China was delayed, while shares in Japan edged higher as the dollar held on to most of the gains it made last week.
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2014/11/12
By Chao Deng Hong Kong stocks rise further China shares finished at a three-year high Wednesday led by gains in brokerage stocks, while the Taiwanese market fell on expectations that a China-South Korea free-trade agreement could pressure the island's exporters.
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2014/11/12
By Chao Deng Hong Kong stocks rise further Stocks in Japan extended gains Wednesday, with the yen continuing to trade near a seven-year low, while Taiwan's Taiex edged lower on expectations that a China-South Korea free-trade agreement could pressure the island's exporters.
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2014/10/24
By Chao Deng Japanese stocks snapped a four week losing streak as the dollar regained some strength against the yen and recent global volatility eased.
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2014/10/30
By Chao Deng Shanghai shares closed at their highest in almost 20 months Thursday, although performance in the rest of region was lackluster with the U.S. Federal Reserve on track to end its monthly bond-buying program.
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2014/12/9
By Chao Deng Shanghai shares sold off sharply and Australian markets fell Tuesday, amid a renewed slide in oil prices and profit-taking in China, where domestic investors cashed in during an especially volatile day of trading.
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2014/12/9
By Chao Deng Shanghai shares sold off sharply and Australian markets fell Tuesday, amid a renewed slide in oil prices and profit-taking in China, where domestic investors cashed in during an especially volatile day of trading.
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2014/10/15
By Chao Deng Shares in Asia were mixed Wednesday, with stocks in the Philippines bouncing from recent losses and the Hong Kong market up as signs of low inflation in China fueled hope of more easing measures to help the domestic economy.
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By Chao Deng Stocks in Asia fell Friday, with major indexes in Australia, Tokyo and Hong Kong each down more than 1.5%, as oil prices dropped and concerns grew about the pace of global growth.
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2014/9/25
By Chao Deng Stocks in Asia rose Thursday, led by gains in Japan, where the benchmark index touched a near seven-year high.
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2014/9/25
By Chao Deng Stocks in Asia rose Thursday, led by gains in Japan, where the benchmark index touched a near seven-year high.
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2014/10/29
By Chao Deng Stocks in Asia rose Wednesday ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve announcement on quantitative easing and in the wake of a rally on Wall Street.
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2014/11/3
By Chao Deng Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday following the latest data on Chinese manufacturing, with markets in Australia and Hong Kong falling slightly while Shanghai gained.
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2014/10/15
By Chao Deng Stocks in Asia were mostly higher Wednesday, with markets in Japan and Indonesia rebounding to lead the way as Chinese inflation data gave investors hope for fresh stimulus for the world's second-largest economy.
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2014/10/9
By Chao Deng Stocks in Australia and Hong Kong led gains in Asian markets Thursday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled it would move cautiously on increasing interest rates.
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2014/10/9
By Chao Deng Stocks in Australia and Hong Kong led gains in Asian markets Thursday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled it would move cautiously on increasing interest rates.
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2014/12/10
By Chao Deng Stocks in Japan, Korea and Australia fell Thursday, after an overnight downturn in oil prices rattled U.S. markets overnight.
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2014/10/23
By Chao Deng Stocks in Japan and China slipped Thursday as investors assessed the latest read on Chinese manufacturing activity.
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2014/10/23
By Chao Deng Stocks in Japan and China slipped Thursday as investors assessed the latest read on Chinese manufacturing activity.
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2014/10/22
By Chao Deng Stocks in Japan surged for a second time this week while Hong Kong emerged as one of the best-performing major Asian indexes so far this month, as bargain hunters returned despite a recent bout of volatility in global markets.
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2014/9/25
By Chao Deng Stocks in Japan turned positive for the year Thursday, with the Japanese yen weakening further, to the benefit of the country's auto makers and other exporters, while investors elsewhere in Asia focused on the prospect for further reforms in China.
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2014/12/2
By Chao Deng Stocks in Shanghai rose to their highest level since July 2011 on Tuesday, while the Australian market rebounded on a recovery in oil prices.
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2014/12/2
By Chao Deng Stocks in Shanghai rose to their highest level since July 2011 on Tuesday, while the Australian market rebounded on a recovery in oil prices.
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2014/12/2
By Chao Deng Stocks in Shanghai rose to their highest level since July 2011 on Tuesday, while Australia rebounded on a recovery in oil prices.
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2014/11/30
By Chao Deng Stocks in Taiwan fell Monday after the island's Beijing-friendly ruling party suffered a massive defeat in local elections Saturday, while elsewhere in the region, markets were mixed after disappointing factory-activity data from China.
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2014/10/20
By Chao Deng Stocks in Tokyo staged their biggest rally in 16 months on Monday as investors bargain-hunted despite lingering concerns about global growth that sparked volatility in markets last week.
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2014/10/10
By Chao Deng Stocks markets in Asia fell on Friday, with Australia and Hong Kong both losing around 2% as oil prices dropped and concerns grew about the pace of global growth.
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