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Japan stocks down 2%, oil falls more than 1% after U.S. sell-off


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Singapore will report on consumer price inflation in the next economic data release.

Chinese telecommunications company ZTESouth Korea Hyundai MotorOn Monday, earnings will be reported.

Oil and other currencies

U.S. crude futures were down 1.5% early on Monday to trade at $100.54 per barrel. International benchmark Brent crude futures down 1.52% to $105.03 per barrel.

The U.S. dollar indexThe greenback was at 101.120 when compared to a basket of peers.

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The Japanese yenIt was weaker and traded at 128.66 dollars last week. Before strengthening, it crossed the level of 129 last week. It is now at the 129 level. Australian dollarThe price was $0.7225 which is slightly lower than the previous week.