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Monday, 17 June 2019 09:54 WIB

Japanese share prices ticked up on Monday, erasing initial losses, after Hong Kong shares gained after Hong Kong™s leader indefinitely delayed an unpopular extradition bill that would allow citizens to be sent to mainland China for trial. Still, uncertainties over the global economy, U.S.-China trade frictions and the U.S. Federal Reserve™s policy stance kept many investors on sidelines. Japan™s Nikkei share average rose 0.11% to 21,140 but the broader Topix was down 0.24% at 1,543.06. The market got a brief boost after Hong Kong™s Hang Seng Index opened sharply higher after the...

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