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Asia shares worn down by trade tension, yen a safe harbour

09 September, 2018 9:39 am 9:39 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares carved out a 14-month trough on Friday as investors feared a new salvo of Sino-US tariffs could come at any moment, while a slump in US chip stocks rippled through the tech-heavy region. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS lost 0.4 percent, having earlier reached its lowest … Read More