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Nikkei Markets

Asian stocks little changed as coronavirus spreads

Hyundai Motor, LG, Samsung Electronics all decline

HONG KONG (Nikkei Markets) -- Asian shares outside of Japan ended little changed on Thursday as rising cases of the novel coronavirus infections outside China hurt investor appetite.

The Nikkei Asia300 index of companies outside Japan closed almost unchanged at 1,308.22 after falling 1% earlier in the day.

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