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Asian stocks tumble as demonstrators rally against China's Covid policies

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Widespread protests sweeping through a number of cities in China sent jitters through Asian stock markets on Monday. Protesters are demanding an easing of restrictions, including lockdowns, imposed as a result of increasing cases of Covid-19. "Consumer and investor sentiment has been so damaged by these...
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Down Day for Asia-Pacific

Advertisment Shares in the Asia-Pacific were uniformly down Monday. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 fell 120.2 points, or 0.4%, to end the week’s first session at 28,162.83. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng skidded 275.64 points, or 1.6%, to 17,297.94. In Shanghai, the CSI 300 lost 42.54 points, or...
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Asian markets fall after zero-Covid protests in China

Stocks and oil fell on Monday as protests in China against zero-Covid restrictions spread to major cities including Shanghai, the world’s second-largest economy. Oil benchmarks fell more than 2 per cent, while stocks and equity futures also fell. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares was down 0.45 per cent...

LONDON MARKET EARLY CALL: Stocks seen flat at end of muted week –

(Alliance News) – The FTSE 100 Index is set to open slightly lower on Friday, capping what has been a benign, if uninspiring, week for London’s blue chip benchmark. It’s up 1.1% so far this week, with Tuesday’s 1.0% rise doing most of the heavy lifting. Movements during the rest of the week were subdued, however, as a shortened week in New York hit trading volumes in Europe.

LONDON MARKET OPEN: Stocks down after Covid-19 protests in China

(Alliance News) - The FTSE 100 opened in the red on Monday, as civil unrest in China over anti-Covid restrictions shook investor risk appetite. The FTSE 100 index opened down 36.88 points, 0.5%, at 7,449.79. The FTSE 250 was down 45.13 points, 0.2%, at 19,500.57. The AIM All-Share, meanwhile, was up just 0.41 of a point at 847.48.

China Anti-Pandemic Lockdowns Undercut Hong Kong Stocks

The Hong Kong Hang Seng Index sank in the morning session and finished off 0.5% on widening anti-pandemic lockdowns in mainland China. Property issues rose on the outlook for additional support for the real estate market from China's banks. The broad gauge Hang Seng fell 87.32 to 17,573.58, as losing...

Asia Mostly Lower, Tokyo Inflation at 40-Yr. High

Advertisment Shares in the Asia-Pacific were mostly lower as markets in the U.S. were closed for the Thanksgiving holiday and slated to end its session early on Friday. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 fell 100.06 points, or 0.4%, to end the week at 28,283.03, as the nation’s capital city saw the highest core consumer price index reading since 1982.

Stocks in Asia struggle for direction, greenback trades sideways

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Friday. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 slid 100.06 points or 0.35 percent to 28,283.03. The Australian All Ordinaries gained 15.40 points or 0.21 percent to 7,447.60. In South Korea, the Kospi Composite fell 3.47 points or 0.14 percent to 2,437.86.