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Thanksgiving Holidays

Asian stocks pull ahead as dollar edges back, US yields resume climb

SINGAPORE: Asian stocks advanced on Friday as the Thanksgiving break in the United States helped slow a relentless surge in the dollar that has sucked capital out of most emerging markets. The respite for Asian assets may be short-lived, however, with US Treasury yields resuming their climb after the holiday as investors bet that President-elect Trump will adopt policies that increase spending and debt, as well as spur higher growth and inflation. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.3…