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Asia Markets Mixed as Fed Rate Hopes Trumped by Covid Fears

The region’s major markets were weighed down by worries over China’s Covid fight and bad news on Japan inflation despite…

3 days ago

Asia Stocks Rally Boosted by Fed Easing Signs, China Stimulus

US Federal Reserve meeting minutes revealed policymakers were hopeful inflation was being tamed and hinted at a rate hikes slowdown

4 days ago

Asia Stocks Edge Ahead But China’s Covid Woes Weigh

Asian share markets mostly rose on Wednesday but oil and the dollar slipped as rising Covid-19 cases in China raised…

5 days ago

Asia Shares Mixed as Covid Fears Weigh Despite China Stimulus

Fresh moves by Beijing to bolster China’s struggling property industry helped sentiment but the country’s worsening Covid situation capped gains

6 days ago

Asia Stocks Slip as China’s Covid Woes, Recession Fears Weigh

With new Covid lockdowns imposed in Beijing and Guangzhou, investors were in pessimistic mood about China’s economic prospects

7 days ago

Asia Stocks Slide on Fed Rate Hike Warnings, China Covid

Investors across the region were holding back on Friday with the US Fed warning inflation was still not under control…

1 week ago

Asia Stocks Slip on Recession, Rate Hikes, Chip Supply Fears

Gloomy forecasts from US memory chip outfit Micron Technology overnight sent Asian indexes into retreat with tech firms leading the…

2 weeks ago

Asia Stocks Slip as Poland Missile Attack Unnerves Markets

The mystery missile strike on a Polish village near the Ukraine border panicked traders though US President Joe Biden later…

2 weeks ago

Asia Stocks Rally on Sino-US Tensions Thaw, China Covid Hopes

Investor mood was buoyed by Biden and Xi’s positive meeting and signals that Beijing was easing back on its economically…

2 weeks ago

Asia Shares Pare Gains Over Fed Warning, China’s Covid Cases

Investor sentiment remained cautious after a top US central banker warned investors against getting carried away over one inflation number

2 weeks ago

Hang Seng Leads Asia Shares Surge on China Covid Hopes

Asian stocks scaled a seven-week high with investors upbeat after cooler-than-expected US inflation figures and signs China was about to…

2 weeks ago

Asia Stocks Slip on US Election Uncertainty, Crypto Crisis

Indexes across the region were under pressure again with inflation woes and cryptocurrency worries weighing on sentiment

3 weeks ago