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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 04:15:10 GMT

Asia will need less aid by 2025: DFAT boss
Yahoo7 News
The rising economic firepower of some Asian nations means they may not need Australian aid within a decade. But the Pacific region will continue to need our helping hand, Department of Foreign Affairs boss Peter Varghese says. By 2025, several major ...

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 04:13:00 GMT

Reuters

Asia stocks drop as banking sector concerns smoulder, yen stands tall
Reuters
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.7 percent. Australian stocks dropped 2.3 percent, stooping to a 2-1/2-year trough. Japan's Nikkei, which sank more than 5 percent Tuesday, extended losses to hit a 16-month low. It was ...

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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 04:11:19 GMT

Asia stocks down for 3rd day, Japan drops 2.4 percent
Helena Independent Record
Stock benchmarks also fell in Southeast Asia and New Zealand. Markets are closed in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and South Korea for Lunar New Year holidays. Hong Kong and Korea reopen on Thursday and China and Taiwan resume trading on Monday.

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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 04:09:12 GMT

Asia stocks down for 3rd day, Japan drops 2.4 percent
Montana Standard
Stock benchmarks also fell in Southeast Asia and New Zealand. Markets are closed in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and South Korea for Lunar New Year holidays. Hong Kong and Korea reopen on Thursday and China and Taiwan resume trading on Monday.

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