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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia comforted by China data, Europe uninspired

17 Apr 2019

* Iron ore drops 4.7 pct as Vale reopens disaster-hit Brazil mine

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia comforted as China data hint at recovery

17 Apr 2019

SYDNEY, April 17 Asian share markets pulled ahead on Wednesday as investors were relieved after a raft of Chinese data beat expectations in a sign Beijing's policy stimulus may finally be gaining traction in the world's second-largest economy.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia relieved as China data point to recovery

17 Apr 2019

SYDNEY, April 17 Asian share markets swung higher on Wednesday as a raft of Chinese data easily beat expectations in a sign Beijing's policy stimulus may finally be gaining traction in the world's second-largest economy.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia holds breath for China data dump, NZ$ slides

17 Apr 2019

SYDNEY, April 17 Asian share markets got off to a guarded start on Wednesday as investors waited anxiously for a raft of Chinese data that might show policy stimulus is finally gaining traction in the world's second-largest economy.

Australia economy to slow on wilting home prices, spending - Reuters poll

12 Apr 2019

SYDNEY Analysts have again cut forecasts for Australian economic growth following a deeply disappointing end to last year when weakness in consumption and slumping house prices overwhelmed strength in the labour market.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares off 7-month peak, mood turns cautious

08 Apr 2019

* China blue chips fade from 1-yr peak, Nikkei highest since Dec

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares at 7-mth peak as China talks stimulus

08 Apr 2019

* China blue chips at one-year peak, Nikkei highest since Dec

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares underpinned by U.S. job news, China stimulus

08 Apr 2019

SYDNEY, April 8 Asian shares edged higher on Monday as investors cheered a much-needed rebound in U.S. payrolls, while looking forward to more policy stimulus in China.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares hug weekly gains, wait on U.S. jobs test

05 Apr 2019

SYDNEY, April 5 Asian share markets consolidated their weekly gains on Friday as Sino-U.S. talks produced a lot of headlines but no conclusions, while caution ahead of U.S. payrolls and a holiday in China dampened volatility.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares sit on weekly gains, await U.S. jobs test

05 Apr 2019

SYDNEY, April 5 Asian share markets consolidated weekly gains on Friday as Sino-U.S. talks dragged on with no concrete conclusions, while caution ahead of U.S. payrolls and a holiday in China and Hong Kong dampened volatility.

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