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Nikkei 225 20,296.45 -0.25% -51.03

Kim Jong-un tells Trump he will 'pay dearly' as sanctions stepped up

Kim Jong-un has responded to Donald Trump's recent threats where the latter said he would "totally destroy" North Korea if the US or its allies were attacked.

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BoJ keeps policy unchanged despite inflation miss

Rate-setters at the Bank of Japan kept all their main policy settings in place overnight despite recent stronger-than-expected economic growth, even as inflation continued to fall short of its target by a wide margin.

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Asia report: Most markets lower as investors digest Fed news

Most markets in Asia finished lower on Thursday, as investors digested news out of the US Federal Reserve overnight.

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S&P cuts China's sovereign debt rating to A+

Standard & Poor's cut its rating on China's long-term debt rating following a prolonged period of strong credit growth that has increased the country's financial and economic risks.

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Asia report: Markets mixed ahead of Fed decision

Markets in Asia were mixed on Wednesday, with volumes lighter as investors kept their wallets closed ahead of the end of the US Federal Reserve’s two-day meeting.