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NEW YORK: A surprisingly strong US jobs report on Friday sent bond and gold prices sharply lower and initially lifted equity markets, but mounting tensions over Ukraine led stocks in Europe and elsewhere to retreat, while U.S. shares ended little changed.
TOKYO: Asian shares got off to a shaky start on Monday after citizens of Crimea overwhelmingly voted to break with Ukraine to join Russia, prompting the U.S. and the European Union to issue fresh warnings of imminent sanctions against Moscow.
SINGAPORE: Gold rebounded on Tuesday from a one-month low hit in the prior session, helped by short covering and a rise in bullion-backed exchange traded fund holdings, but expectations of higher US interest rates and a lack of physical buying capped gains.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysians should not fear trade pacts the Government has or plans to enter into, says International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.
TOKYO: Tokyo stocks rose 0.62 % Tuesday after a rally on Wall Street and as the yen weakened against the dollar in response to upbeat US economic data. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 86.65 points to finish at 13,996.81, while the Topix index of all first-section shares climbed 0.29%, or 3.33 points, to 1,136.09.
WASHINGTON: Reforms to the International Monetary Fund have hit a deadlock despite a declaration from global financial chiefs that they would move forward without the United States if it fails to ratify the changes by year-end, a G20 official said on Sunday.
LONDON: China has told its state-owned enterprises to sever links with American consulting firms just days after the United States charged five Chinese military officers with hacking US companies, the Financial Times reported on Sunday.