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Asian Shares Mostly Positive After China 'Circuit Breaker' Deactivated

After twice triggering a "circuit breaker" mechanism earlier this week because of huge losses, Chinese stocks swung wildly in the first hours of trading Friday, but seemed to settle by midday. The trading halt, called a circuit breaker, was intended to calm markets, but it seemed to be having the opposite effect, so Chinese officials suspended the rule late Thursday. With the circuit breaker deactivated, the CSI300 index was up 1.75 percent at 3,351.97 points in morning trade...

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