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Asia shares slip; euro rebounds as reports temper Italian debt fears

03 Oct 2018

SYDNEY Asian shares slipped on Wednesday as oil prices near four-year highs threatened to roil emerging economies, while the euro rebounded from six-week lows on reports Italy will reduce its budget deficit more quickly than expected.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares slip; euro rebounds as reports temper Italian debt fears

03 Oct 2018

SYDNEY, Oct 3 Asian shares slipped on Wednesday as oil prices near four-year highs threatened to roil emerging economies, while the euro rebounded from six-week lows on reports Italy will reduce its budget deficit more quickly than expected.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares turn up, euro rebounds as reports temper Italian debt fears

03 Oct 2018

* Trade pact clause seen deterring China deal with Canada, Mexico

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares ease, euro near 6-wk lows on Italian woes; gold jumps

03 Oct 2018

* Trade pact clause seen deterring China deal with Canada, Mexico

CORRECTED-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares ease, euro near 6-wk lows on Italian woes; gold jumps

03 Oct 2018

* Trade pact clause seen deterring China deal with Canada, Mexico

Australia central bank holds rates; low inflation, tighter credit to prolong easy stance

02 Oct 2018

SYDNEY Australia's central bank marked a 26th straight month of stable policy on Tuesday, reinforcing market bets that rates will remain low for an extended period amid tighter credit conditions and lukewarm inflation and wages growth.

China, New Zealand shrug off Fed, but FX risks push Philippines and Indonesia into hikes

27 Sep 2018

SYDNEY/SINGAPORE China, Taiwan and New Zealand sat tight after the Federal Reserve's latest rate hike, but Indonesia and the Philippines pulled the trigger on Thursday to prop up their battered currencies and temper risks to inflation and financial stability.

WRAPUP 2-China, NZ shrug off Fed, but FX risks seen pushing Philippines and Indonesia to hike

27 Sep 2018

* Asian economies gravitate towards China, away from U.S. (Recasts; Adds HKMA, PBOC)

WRAPUP 1-After Fed, Philippines, Indonesia seen hiking rates; NZ holds the line

27 Sep 2018

SYDNEY/SINGAPORE, Sept 27 New Zealand's central bank held interest rates on Thursday after the Federal Reserve delivered another widely anticipated hike, but trade deficit-laden Indonesia and the Philippines are expected to at least match the United States later in the day.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares wobble on fear of long U.S.-China trade war; oil rallies

24 Sep 2018

* U.S. tariffs on $200 bln Chinese imports came into effect Monday

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