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BSE Sensex Today LIVE Market Updates Sensex Nifty Open Higher Asian Peers Cautious Amid Coronavirus

How Stock Markets Read Budget 2020, RBI Policy Review This Week

Domestic stock markets started Thursday’s session on a positive note amid cautious gains in Asian peers, as investors around the globe awaited details of a $2-trillion stimulus package in the US to fight the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The S&P BSE Sensex index rose as much as 744.6 points to touch 29,280.38 on …

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Tracking the Coronavirus: How Crowded Asian Cities Tackled an Epidemic

Tracking the Coronavirus: How Crowded Asian Cities Tackled an Epidemic

SINGAPORE — Two hours. That’s all the time medical teams in Singapore are given to uncover the first details of how patients contracted the coronavirus and which people they might infect. Did they travel abroad? Do they have a link to one of the five clusters of contagion identified across …

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Asian Stocks Slide After Historic Wall Street Plunge On Persistent Coronavirus Fears

Asian Stocks Fall After Historic Wall Street Rout

The United States will also release retail sales and industrial production for February Tokyo: Most Asian shares fell on Tuesday a day after Wall Street’s historic market rout, with fleeting initial gains evaporating as the coronavirus remained a major risk to economic growth. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside …

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Asian Stocks Fall After Historic Wall Street Rout

Asian Stocks Fall After Historic Wall Street Rout

The United States will also release retail sales and industrial production for February Tokyo: Most Asian shares fell on Tuesday a day after Wall Street’s historic market rout, with fleeting initial gains evaporating as the coronavirus remained a major risk to economic growth. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside …

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‘No games, nothing to do’: coronavirus wreaks havoc with Asian football | Football

Fans wearing face masks at the J-League match between Vissel Kobe and Yokohama F Marinos on 23 February.

Much of football was unhappy when the 2022 World Cup was moved to winter but those extra five months may yet be appreciated. This is especially true in Asia where qualification for Qatar has been delayed as football in the giant continent grinds to a halt in what is usually …

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Asian shares emerge from rout as stimulus hopes calm panic

Asian shares emerge from rout as stimulus hopes calm panic

SYDNEY/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Asian stocks bounced, and bond yields rose from record lows on Tuesday on hopes that global policymakers would introduce co-ordinated stimulus to cushion the economic impact of a coronavirus outbreak. A man wearing protective face mask, following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), stands in …

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Asian stocks bounce after huge losses on news of possible U.S. tax cut

Asian stocks bounce after huge losses on news of possible U.S. tax cut

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets took a breather from recent steep declines on Tuesday, with several regional benchmarks gaining more than 1% after New York futures reversed on news that President Donald Trump plans to ask Congress for a tax cut and other quick measures to ease the pain …

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Asian stocks mostly recover and Dow futures jump 550 points after chaotic day for markets

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Australia’s benchmark S&P/ASX 200 is up 1.6%, recovering from earlier losses that briefly sent the index into bear market territory. It’s now trading nearly 19% below its most recent high, just under the 20% that defines a bear market. South Korea’s Kospi (KOSPI) was last up 0.3%, while Hong Kong’s …

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Asian Share Market News: Asian Shares Mixed After US Central Bank Announces Unscheduled Rate Cut

Asian Shares Mixed After US Central Bank Announces Unscheduled Rate Cut

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edged 0.2 per cent higher Singapore: Asian shares wobbled on Wednesday and bonds held gains, as an emergency rate cut from the Federal Reserve – the US central bank – did little to soothe investor fears over the coronavirus’s widening fallout. The surprise …

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Coronavirus stimulus bet boosts European and Asian stocks

Coronavirus stimulus bet boosts European and Asian stocks

Stock markets in Asia and Europe steadied on Monday following last week’s heavy sell-off, while US Treasury yields hovered around record lows, as investors pinned their hopes on central banks unleashing measures aimed at cushioning the economic hit from the coronavirus outbreak. In Asian trade, China’s CSI 300 of Shanghai …

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