March 2 Foreign inflows into Asian equities rose
in February, led by Taiwan and India, while Thailand faced
outflows for the first time in three months.
Taiwan and India attracted net foreign investments of $1.6
billion and $1.48 billion, respectively, with both markets
seeing more than 10 percent gains until end-February this year.
Compared with January, foreign investments rose more than 20
percent on the back of strong economic data and higher earnings
by major companies in the region, including in India and Taiwan.
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(Reporting by Gaurav S Dogra and Patturaja Murugabooopathy in
Bengaluru; Editing by Biju Dwarakanath)