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Asia currencies hit new lows on oil slide

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EMERGING Asian currencies from Malaysia's ringgit to South Korea's won hit new lows on Monday, as data highlighted the economic toll wrought by plunging oil prices, sending the US dollar broadly higher.

Singapore

EMERGING Asian currencies from Malaysia's ringgit to South Korea's won hit new lows on Monday, as data highlighted the economic toll wrought by plunging oil prices, sending the US dollar broadly higher.

The ringgit underperformed regional peers, falling to around five-