TOKYO - Asian shares drifted lower on Tuesday, with momentum from prior gains fading as investors were left short of cues with the U.S. markets closed on Monday, while the euro continued to probe one-year lows in the uncertainty over the European Central Bank's policy decision later this week.
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- Oil Report: NYMEX-U.S. crude slips on weak economic data; eyes on Libya risk
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- US Dollar Report: Dollar rises above 104.49 yen to hit 7-mth high