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Australia: Shares fall nearly 2% as virus fears strengthen grip

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Australian shares fell about 2 per cent on Friday, tracking a sell-off on Wall Street as concerns over the rapid spread of coronavirus outbreak outside China overshadowed optimism over support from various stimulus measures worldwide.

[BENGALURU] Australian shares fell about 2 per cent on Friday, tracking a sell-off on Wall Street as concerns over the rapid spread of coronavirus outbreak outside China overshadowed optimism over support from various stimulus measures worldwide.

US stocks tumbled overnight as a new wave...

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