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Asia, Europe and U.S. Stock Markets Report - May 17, 2018.

                                                                           ASIA Dollar, US bond yields, stocks and earnings in focus Cheang Ming Asian stocks closed narrowly mixed on Thursday as the yield on the U.S. 10-year Treasury stayed above 3 percent. Investors also kept an eye on the second round of U.S.-China trade talks. The Nikkei 225 rose 0.53 percent, or 121.14 points, to close at 22,838.37 in Tokyo, shrugging off weak core machinery orders — a leading indicator for capital expenditure — for the month of March. The broader Topix was higher by 0.45 percent, with its oil and insurance subindexes among the best-perf

Asia, Europe and U.S. Stock Markets Report on April 9, 2018.

                                                                         ASIA Trade fears, stocks and currencies in focus Cheang Ming Stocks in Asia closed higher on Monday, as markets shrugged off declines seen on Wall Street after a week largely dominated by U.S.-China trade developments. The Nikkei 225 edged up by 0.51 percent, or 110.74 points, to close at 21,678.26, after mostly di