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Asia cheers China trade boost, bitcoin comes off heady heights

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By Wayne ColeSYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares rallied for a second session on Friday as economic news from China and Japan beat all expectations while bitcoin, the market's new crypto-star, tumbled more than 10 percent after a meteoric ascent in recent weeks.Sterling briefly rose after the head of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said the EU and the UK have made a break-through in the negotiations on how to run their post-Brexit land border and that the two sides will move to the next step of negotiation.Beijing reported exports surged 12.3 percent in November from a year earlier, ...

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First Published: Fri, December 08 2017. 12:58 IST