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Nikkei soars over 3 pct on US stocks rise, Abe's victory boosts confidence

18 May @ 04:55 By Administrator

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe coalition victory is expected to bolster his grip over the conservative party that he led back to power in 2012 promising to revive the economy with hyper-easy monetary policy, fiscal spending and reforms.

European shares steady but on track for worst week in 5 months

18 May @ 04:55 By Administrator

The pan-European STOXX Europe 600 index was up 0.05 percent by 0712 GMT. However, it has fallen more than 3 percent so far this week and remained on track for its biggest weekly percentage drop since the middle of February.

Milan outperforms as European stocks end week on positive note

18 May @ 04:55 By Administrator

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* Pan-European STOXX 600 index up 1.6 pct
* Italian lenders biggest gainers in str

Hong Kong shares fall on weak yuan, Brexit fallout fears

18 May @ 04:50 By Administrator

HONG KONG, July 8 Hong Kong stocks fell on Friday, tracking losses in Shanghai shares, on fears of further weakness in the yuan and worries that Britain's decision to leave the European Union could destabilise one of China's biggest export

Japan to issue construction bonds for first time in 4 yrs-Nikkei

18 May @ 04:50 By Administrator

TOKYO, July 11 Japan government will issue construction bonds for the first time in four years to fund stimulus spending after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's coalition cruised to a comfortable election victory, the Nikkei newspaper said without c