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Analysis on Asian stock markets

05-18-2010 11:27 BJT

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Asian stock markets were mixed in early trading today after Wall Street finished little-changed in an erratic session. Japan's Nikkei 225 stock average rose this morning, coming off a 10-week low booked the day before. Market players say the market gained mostly on short-covering after the Asian markets tumbled in the past two trading days. Investors remained cautious about the Eurozone's fiscal woes and moves in the currency markets.

For more analysis of Asian markets, we now crossover to John Chalmers in Singapore.

Q1: Has Europe's recent activity helped alleviate fears of the debt crisis spreading?

Q2: What will be the impact of increased volatility on primary global debt markets?

Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CCTV.com

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