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India

Hideyuki Sano

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Hong Kong leads Asian stocks lower, oil fragile at 5-month lows

13 Jun 2019

* HK shares down sharply for second day after big street protests

GLOBAL MARKETS-Hong Kong leads Asian stocks lower, oil near 5-month lows

13 Jun 2019

* Bond yields plunge; Japan at 3-year low, Australia at record

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks subdued, oil near 5-month low on U.S. inventory build

13 Jun 2019

TOKYO, June 13 Asian stocks stuttered on Thursday, dogged by the uncertainty over an intractable U.S.-China trade dispute, while oil prices flirted with five-month lows thanks to higher U.S. crude inventories and a bleaker demand outlook.

South Korea's won is Asia's whipping boy in U.S.-China trade war

12 Jun 2019

SEOUL/TOKYO South Korea's exposure to a stressed global manufacturing supply chain has knocked its currency - Asia's most risk sensitive - to over two-year lows as investors use it as a proxy to bet on the economic costs of a protracted U.S.-China trade war.

Nikkei snaps 3-day winning streak as fresh trade worries weigh

12 Jun 2019

* SoftBank Group falls as T-Mobile/Sprint deal faces more hurdle

Nikkei rally runs out of steam on fresh trade worries

12 Jun 2019

* SoftBank Group falls as T-Mobile/Sprint deal faces more hurdle

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters

10 Jun 2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG, June 10 Asian shares, European and U.S. stock futures rose on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as global investors hoped for lower U.S. interest rates on the back of lacklustre jobs data.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain as Mexico tariffs averted, yuan falls to 2019 lows

10 Jun 2019

TOKYO, June 10 U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America, and as weak U.S. jobs data raised hopes for U.S. interest rate cuts.

GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stock futures, Asian shares gain as Mexico tariffs averted

10 Jun 2019

TOKYO, June 10 U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America, while weak U.S. jobs data raised hopes for U.S. interest rate cuts.

GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stock futures, Mexico peso gain on U.S.-Mexico deal

10 Jun 2019

TOKYO, June 10 U.S. stock futures jumped on Monday after a migration deal between the United States and Mexico late last week to avert a tariff war added to a weak U.S. job data which cemented expectations of Federal Reserve rate cuts.

World News

"Sea of black" Hong Kong protesters demand leader step down

Hundreds of thousands of people clogged the streets in central Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's leader step down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.