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China’s factory activity data misses expectations; Asia-Pacific markets mixed

China’s factory activity data misses expectations; Asia-Pacific markets mixed China’s factory activity misses expectations, contracts for a second straight month China’s official manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index for November came in at 48, below the 50-point mark that separates growth from contraction. That’s lower than the expectations of analysts polled by Reuters, who predicted a reading …

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Asian shares rise except Japan as markets eye China protests

Asian shares rise except Japan as markets eye China protests TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as market jitters declined over protests in China set off by growing public anger over COVID-19 restrictions. Benchmarks rose in early trading in Australia, South Korea and China, while shares fell in Japan. Oil prices fall. …

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Germany vs. Japan: German players cover mouths in protest against FIFA clampdown on free speech in ‘OneLove’ armband row

Germany vs. Japan: German players cover mouths in protest against FIFA clampdown on free speech in ‘OneLove’ armband row CNN — It was a moment so brief that the thousands of fans inside the Khalifa International Stadium on Wednesday could easily have missed it. But a moment, the time it took for the photographers amassed …

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Video: Here’s An Extended Look At Fire Emblem Engage For Nintendo Switch

Video: Here’s An Extended Look At Fire Emblem Engage For Nintendo Switch Picture: Nintendo update [Wed 23rd Nov, 2022 13:30 GMT]: Previously available in Japanese only, Nintendo has now published the new five minute trailer for Fire Emblem Engage in English, titled ‘Engaging With Emblems’. The trailer gives us a little more information on how …

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Hong Kong stocks lead losses as China Covid cases rise; Asia markets mixed

Hong Kong stocks lead losses as China Covid cases rise; Asia markets mixed JD.com shares drop after company cuts senior management pay Hong Kong-listed shares of JD.com traded more than 5% lower in the afternoon after the company confirmed pay cuts of its senior management team. The Chinese e-commerce giant confirmed that it will slash …

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Japan sees core inflation at highest in 40 years as Asia-Pacific stocks trade mixed

Japan sees core inflation at highest in 40 years as Asia-Pacific stocks trade mixed Alibaba saw delivery disruptions during Singles Day, CEO says Alibaba CEO Daniel Zhang said, “The resurgence of Covid has affected one area after another, resulting in abnormal or suspended logistical service in different places,” according to a FactSet transcript of the …

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Japan sees core inflation at highest in 40 years as Asia-Pacific stocks rise

Japan sees core inflation at highest in 40 years as Asia-Pacific stocks rise Philippines central bank expects economy to see “low growth” next year, not a recession Central bank governor Felipe Medalla of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said the economy is expected to see “low growth” of under 5%, not a recession, next year. …

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Japan’s economy shrinks for the first time in a year

Japan’s economy shrinks for the first time in a year Japan’s economy unexpectedly shrank for the first time in a year in the third quarter, stoking further uncertainty about the outlook as global recession risks, a weak yen and higher import costs took a toll on household consumption and businesses. The world’s third biggest economy …

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Hong Kong stocks up 3% as tech stocks rise; China’s activity data disappoints

Hong Kong stocks up 3% as tech stocks rise; China’s activity data disappoints Fertilizer is key to get Black Sea grain deal in motion again, says expert A greater emphasis on fertilizer will help bring down the global cost of food and secure the extension of the Black Sea deal, said Michael Vatikiotis, senior advisor …

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