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Australia shares poised to drop on waning U.S. stimulus hopes, NZ flat

    Oct 28 (Reuters) - Australian shares are expected to dip on
Wednesday as sentiment took a hit after the U.S. President
Donald Trump acknowledged that a COVID-19 aid relief would
likely come after the Nov. 3 election.
    The local share price index futures          fell 0.4% or 24
points, a 31-point discount to the underlying S&P/ASX 200 index
        close. The benchmark closed 1.7% lower on Tuesday.
    New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index         fell 0.1%
in early trade.
    

 (Reporting by Anushka Trivedi in Bengaluru; Editing by Richard
Chang)
  
 
 
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