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Asian stocks track Wall Street cues

Asian markets rose in thin trade Monday ahead of the festive season.

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Rand weaker vs dollar, risk aversion set to wane

The rand edged weaker against the US dollar on Monday following a week of volatile trade.

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Falling oil prices worry Algeria

With oil prices at their lowest in five years and showing few signs of hitting bottom, Algeria is feeling the pinch.

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Global appetite for oil will slow - IEA
December 12 2014 at 13:03

The International Energy Agency says further drops in oil prices heighten the risk of social instability.

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Hong Kong shares end lower
December 12 2014 at 12:33

Hong Kong shares ended 0.27 percent lower Friday following another round of poor Chinese data.

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Rand pauses ahead of rating decisions
December 12 2014 at 12:28

The rand was largely unchanged against the US dollar on Friday.

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Dollar rises as confidence grows
December 12 2014 at 06:18

The dollar rose against other currencies in Asia on Friday as a strong US retail sales report reinforced investor confidence in the US economy.

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Oil sinks in Asia
December 12 2014 at 06:18

Oil prices sank further in Asia on Friday, with analysts warning of little respite from the selling.

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Asian shares tread water
December 12 2014 at 06:17

The dollar rose on Friday after upbeat US data suggested weaker oil prices are providing additional momentum for the American economy.

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Wall Street bounces after three-day slump
December 12 2014 at 06:17

American stocks rose on Thursday as upbeat retail sales figures and other US data pointed to a strengthening economy.

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Dollar mixed in Asian trade
December 11 2014 at 06:23

The dollar was mixed in Asia on Thursday, after taking a hit in New York as dealers shifted to safer investments.

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Oil prices rebound in Asia
December 11 2014 at 06:23

Oil prices rebounded in Asia on Thursday after falling sharply to fresh five-year lows in the previous session.

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China, Greece show world economy is not fixed
December 11 2014 at 04:39

Global markets shuddered yesterday as China and Greece reminded investors that the world economy remains fragile. It was a timely warning: Growing optimism about the US recovery mustn’t be allowed to obscure the dang... Read Story
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