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STI rises as Asian markets get a reprieve

Wednesday's losses followed by gains as Nikkei 225, Hang Seng, Shanghai Composite, Kospi, ASX 200, KL Composite rise

HAVING dealt with sell-offs on Wednesday following American intentions to slap tariffs on more Chinese goods, Asian markets enjoyed a reprieve, advancing on Thursday.

On Tuesday, Washington announced plans to impose 10 per cent tariffs on Chinese imports worth US$200 billion after efforts...

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