• Asian shares decline on vaccine, virus worries

    24 days ago - By Chron

    BANGKOK - Asian shares were lower on Monday, as investors grew wary over the recent surge in coronavirus cases in many places while vaccination efforts are making scant headway.
    Shares fell in Tokyo, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Sydney.
    The declines followed a strong end last week on Wall Street, where gains in technology and health cares stocks pushed the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average to fresh record highs.
    A moderation in bond yields has helped restore confidence that the Federal Reserve will move soon to raise interest rates to keep inflation in check as the economy recovers from...
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