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Asian stocks higher on Brexit reprieve but trade concerns limit gains


  • Markets
  • Friday, 15 Mar 2019

MSCI broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched up 0.06 percent.  Japan's Nikkei climbed 0.9 percent and South Korea's KOSPI rose 0.45 percent.

MSCI broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched up 0.06 percent. Japan's Nikkei climbed 0.9 percent and South Korea's KOSPI rose 0.45 percent.

TOKYO: Asian stocks made modest gains on Friday, tracking improved global sentiment after UK lawmakers voted to delay Brexit and as a weaker yen supported Japanese shares, but a fresh flare up in U.S.-China trade concerns is expected to cap gains.

MSCI broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched up 0.06 percent.

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