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Reaction to Fed, Russia, Ukraine

SINGAPORE — Asia-Pacific markets mostly traded higher on Friday, following a volatile session on Wall Street overnight where investors reacted to comments from the Federal Reserve and U.S. GDP data.The Nikkei 225 in Japan gained 1.71% in…

Asia Markets react to US Fed remarks

SINGAPORE — Asia-Pacific markets were set to trade mixed on Thursday as investors digest an overnight update from the U.S. Federal Reserve that indicated the central bank plans to raise interest rates as soon as March.In Japan, the Nikkei…

China loan prime rate, Nasdaq, oil

SINGAPORE — Markets in Asia-Pacific were mixed on Thursday as China cut its key lending rates. Meanwhile, Wall Street fell with the Nasdaq closing in correction territory and U.S. yields retreating from their recent gains.Mainland China…

interest rates, OPEC report, dollar moves

SINGAPORE — Asia-Pacific markets rose in morning trade on Tuesday following a quiet day on Wall Street where the U.S. markets were closed for a public holiday.Australia's ASX 200 eked out a 0.36% gain, but the heavily weighted financials…