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Tomo Uetake

Nikkei ends at 2-week high; automakers gain as U.S. calls off tariffs on Mexico

10 Jun 2019

* Automakers rise as investors unwind short positions - analyst

GLOBAL MARKETS-Fed cheer lifts Asian shares, leaves dollar on back foot

05 Jun 2019

* Wall St stocks jump; 10-year Treasury yield off 21-month low

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks bounce on Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar stays weak

05 Jun 2019

* Wall St stocks jump; 10-year Treasury yield off 21-month low

Asian shares catch Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar remains weak

05 Jun 2019

Tokyo Asian shares tracked the Wall Street rally on Wednesday after U.S. central bank comments pointed to the increasing prospects of an interest rate cut, boosting investor sentiment and pushing the dollar lower.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares catch Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar remains weak

05 Jun 2019

Tokyo, June 5 Asian shares tracked the Wall Street rally on Wednesday after U.S. central bank comments pointed to the increasing prospects of an interest rate cut, boosting investor sentiment and pushing the dollar lower.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares come off 4-mth low, euro steady after fragmented EU vote

27 May 2019

* Volumes thin with UK, US markets closed for market holidays

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks flat, euro holds firm after fragmented Europe vote

27 May 2019

* Volumes thin with UK, US markets closed for market holidays

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks flat as trade worries linger, Europe to open higher

24 May 2019

* Trump: Huawei 'dangerous', could be included in China trade deal

GLOBAL MARKETS-Fears of deeper U.S.-China trade war push Asian shares to 4-mth low

24 May 2019

* Trump: 'Dangerous' Huawei could be included in China trade deal

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares at 4-mth low on deepening U.S.-China trade war

24 May 2019

* Trump:'Dangerous' Huawei could be included in China trade deal

World News

'Sea of black' Hong Kong protesters demand leader step down

Hundreds of thousands of people clogged the streets in central Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's leader step down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.