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Ukraine war

Asian companies hesitate on Russia pullout as Western boycotts mount

Comments from Uniqlo boss highlight differing responses to Ukraine war

The invasion of Ukraine launched by President Vladimir Putin has prompted some companies to pull out of Russia in protest. (Source photos by AP and Reuters) 

SINGAPORE -- A divide between Asian companies and their Western peers over doing business in Russia shows little sign of narrowing, two weeks after the invasion of Ukraine.

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