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Asia stocks near 5-1/2-month highs as oil prices rise

Asia stocks near 5-1/2-month highs as oil prices rise

Asian shares hovered close to 5-1/2-month highs on Thursday as oil prices showed surprising resilience partly on hopes that oil producers may eventually agree on a measure to ease a global glut.

Asia stocks touch 6 month top, dollar on defensive
Asia stocks touch 6 month top, dollar on defensive

Asian shares reached six-month peaks on Wednesday as a falling U.S. dollar and fading concerns about China lifted commodity prices and risk appetite generally.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 05 May )This Week ( 01 May - 07 May )

SAGITTARIUS Everyone is liable to suffer misunderstandings, but you in particular will discover that confusion centres around money. It goes without saying that you should watch out that you're not short-changed. The last thing you want now is… read more