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Asia markets tumble; ASX falls 2.3%, Nikkei drops 4.5%

Australian and Japanese markets were sharply lower on Tuesday, after another sell-off in U.S. and European stocks overnight.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Saheli Roy Choudhury
Monkey business: As China tourists tighten belt, retailers face unhappy New Year

*Sydney, Hong Kong store owners report sagging business. SYDNEY/ HONG KONG, Feb 9- Watching a lone browser in his Sydney Chinatown shop, Bing Chen is worried business is being squeezed this Lunar New Year by what's ailing the world economy at large- the weakest Chinese economy in 25 years. "Our customers have halved," said Chen, standing by neatly stacked shelves at his...
Source: Reuters | By: Jarni Blakkarly and Stella Tsang
GLOBAL MARKETS-European stocks plunge as Lunar New Year offers no cheer

LONDON, Feb 8- European shares plunged to 16- month lows on Monday, extending a aggressive sell-off, while bond yields and oil also fell as investors shed risky assets on persistent concern over the pace of global growth. Data over the weekend showing China's foreign reserves fell for a third straight month in January, as dollars were dumped to defend the yuan and...
Source: Reuters | By: Jemima Kelly
Reaction: China FX reserves drop to 4-year low

Squawk Box Live in Europe tracked global market moves after China reported its foreign currency reserves fell by $99.5B in January.
Source: CNBC.com | By: Kalyeena Makortoff
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks slip, Japan rebounds in holiday-thinned trade

*Lunar New Year closes most markets, with China off all week. TOKYO, Feb 8- Asian shares pared losses on Monday as a weaker yen helped Japan's Nikkei snap a four-day losing streak, but trade was thin with many regional markets closed for the Lunar New Year holiday. Financial spreadbetters predicted Britain's FTSE 100 to open around 0.6 percent higher, and Germany's...
Source: Reuters | By: Lisa Twaronite
Wall of worry weighs on markets, particularly in Europe

TOKYO— Asian stock markets crept higher Monday in thin holiday trading, with gains kept in check as investors fretted about a global economic slowdown after data showed U.S. employers added fewer jobs last month. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 1.1 percent to 17,004.30 while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 was flat at 4,975.40. Markets were closed in...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By YURI KAGEYAMA, AP Business Writer
Gorilla war or going ape: What's your strategy?

As the year of the fire monkey kicks off, in this week's Trader Poll, tell us which of the monkey's traits best match your approach.
Source: CNBC.com | By: CNBC.com staff
Dollar falls to 15-month low versus yen

The yen surged by half a percent against the dollar on Monday as worry over Europe's banks drove capital to the safety of the Japanese currency.
Source: Reuters
Asia stocks flat as investors fret over global economy

TOKYO— Asian stock markets were little changed Monday in thin holiday trading as investors fretted about a global economic slowdown after data showed U.S. employers added fewer jobs last month. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 0.1 percent to 16,827.97 while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 was flat at 4,975.00. Markets were closed in China, Hong Kong,...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By YURI KAGEYAMA, AP Business Writer
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks slip in holiday-thinned trade

*Lunar New Year closes most markets, with China off all week. *Wall Street skids, led by technology sector. TOKYO, Feb 8- Asian shares got off to a rocky start on Monday after mixed U.S. jobs data helped sink shares on Wall Street, but trade was thin with many regional markets closed for the Lunar New Year holiday.
Source: Reuters | By: Lisa Twaronite