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Stock market today: Asian shares slip following technology selloff on Wall Street

Jun. 08, 2023 00:46 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares fell Thursday after heavy selling of big-name tech stocks pushed benchmarks lower on Wall Street. Markets declined across the region and U.S. futures also were lower. Oil prices retreated. The declines came despite a sharp upward revision...

Stock market today: Asia shares gain, tracking Wall St rally

Apr. 28, 2023 00:25 AM EDT

Shares advanced in Asia on Friday after Wall Street rallied to its best day since January. Gains in Asian markets were more modest as traders waited to see what the Bank of Japan would do in its first policy meeting since Kazuo Ueda took the helm. The central bank...

Bank survey shows Japan's businesses turning pessimistic

Apr. 02, 2023 22:08 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Business sentiment among big Japanese manufacturers worsened in the first quarter of this year in the fifth straight decline, according to a central bank survey released Monday. The headline measure in the Bank of Japan quarterly survey called “tankan” found such...