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Asian stocks surge after Fed signals prolonged pause

Samsung Electronics, Tencent among major gainers on Asia300

HONG KONG (Nikkei Markets) -- Asian shares outside of Japan jumped Thursday after the Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell indicated that the U.S. central bank will not raise interest rates unless there is a persistent acceleration in inflation.

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