TOKYO: Asian shares mostly steadied on Thursday as investors awaited a flurry of Chinese economic indicators later in the day, but energy stocks slumped after oil prices fell to four-year lows.
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Hong Kong: Asian markets eased Thursday, following a lead from Wall Street, as investors looked to next week’s Federal Reserve policy meeting with speculation growing that the bank will cut its stimulus programme. Tokyo fell 1.12 per cent, or 173.24
Sydney: Asian markets steadied on Friday as Japanese shares recouped early losses, though investors were pensive ahead of jobs data that could make or break the case for an imminent scaling back in US stimulus. Defying a soft finish on
Hong Kong: Asian markets mostly fell on Monday, with Tokyo hit by profit-taking, while Shanghai tumbled on expectations China will restart initial public offerings in the New Year, raising fears of a share glut. Investors seemed broadly unmoved by upbeat