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Fed stays pat, sending most Asian markets higher

STI rises 21.77 points or 0.7% to close at 3,194.67; UK election, looming US tariff deadline key events to watch

MOST key Asian equity markets continued to build on Wednesday's gains after the US Federal Reserve signalled that interest rates are likely to remain unchanged in the near future, reaffirming its dovish stance.

Singapore's Straits Times Index (STI) saw gains in most sectors except for...