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Asian Stocks Down, Even as Calm Returns After Bond Market Selloff

Asia Pacific stocks were mostly down Tuesday morning, giving up some earlier gains even as recent bond markets sell off subsided and calmed investor nerves. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index slid 1.08%, with the Hang Seng Indexes Co. unveiling sweeping changes to the gauge on Monday. The changes include...

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Asian shares rise as U.S. stimulus plans offset virus woes

Asian shares rose on Monday as concerns over rising COVID-19 cases and delays in vaccine supplies were eclipsed by expectations of a $1.9 trillion fiscal stimulus plan to help revive the U.S. economy. Global equity markets have scaled record highs in recent days on bets COVID vaccines will start...

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