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Vaccine, stimulus bill gives hope but US-China tensions weigh 

Vaccine, stimulus bill gives hope but US-China tensions weigh 

Financial markets will enter the holiday-truncated week with cautious optimism as the US congress agreed on a $900 billion coronavirus aid bill with the US Federal Reserve Vice-Chairman Richard Clarida expressing an upbeat economic assessment with “very, very positive news on multiple vaccines”.The US Federal Reserve’s approval for the resumption …

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Pelosi, Mnuchin push Covid relief talks as US Senate votes on limited bill

Pelosi, Mnuchin push Covid relief talks as US Senate votes on limited bill

US Senate Republicans are preparing to bring up legislation on Tuesday to replenish a programme that helps small businesses slammed by the coronavirus, as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin discuss a larger stimulus package.Pelosi and Mnuchin, who have been negotiating intermittently since August on a fresh …

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