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Asian markets fall on dashed trade hopes

The STI erased all of its Friday gains, falling back 55.77 points or 1.8% to 3,060.62. Nearly all 30 of its constituent stocks fell, led by the banks

ASIAN markets tumbled on Monday, tracking last Friday's late falls in US markets after White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow dashed hopes of a breakthrough in US-China trade relations.

US President Donald Trump's comments on Friday that he was likely to make a deal with China on trade...

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