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Asian equities jump as crude oil rebound lifts energy stocks

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HONG KONG (Nikkei Markets) -- Asian stocks outside of Japan advanced Tuesday as crude oil prices rose and investors bet on more stimulus measures from central banks in the wake of the spread of the coronavirus.

The Nikkei Asia300 index added 1.1% to close at 1,241.36 after tumbling 5% on Monday.

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