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Australia: Shares end lower with energy stocks battered by plunging crude futures

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Australian shares finished lower on Monday weighed by energy stocks, as concerns over a slump in oil demand due to the coronavirus pandemic drove the energy sub-index to its worst session in more than three weeks.

[SYDNEY] Australian shares finished lower on Monday weighed by energy stocks, as concerns over a slump in oil demand due to the coronavirus pandemic drove the energy sub-index to its worst session in more than three weeks.

The S&P/ASX 200 index fell 2.5 per cent or 134.50 points to 5,...

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