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SYDNEY, Aug 22 (Reuters) - Weaker mining and bank stocks helped drag the Australia share market lower on Monday.
The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 ended 11.58 points, or 0.21 percent, down at 5,515.1.
New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index ended 56.9 points, or 0.8 percent firmer at 7,462.16. (Reporting by James Regan)