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Economic recovery hopes boost markets

Economic recovery hopes boost markets

(ATF) Hong Kong: Asian markets were broadly higher after economic recovery hopes brightened ahead of the launch of the vast US stimulus package and on confidence the risk of inflation was manageable. But Mainland China’s market underperformed as investors digested National People’s Congress (NPC) takeaways that revolved around less credit …

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Vaccine, US stimulus progress lifts sentiment

Vaccine, US stimulus progress lifts sentiment

(ATF) Hong Kong: Investors piled into risk markets on expectations of a speedy passage of the $1.9-trillion stimulus package, while continued rollouts of vaccines and slowing infections gave hopes of a global economic rebound. US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in a CNN interview the world’s biggest economy could see …

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