Asian shares gain, dollar slips as Omicron COVID-19 fears recede

By Administrator_India Capital Sands HONG KONG (Reuters) – A global share rally continued in Asian trading on Thursday and the safe haven dollar slid as markets welcomed signs that the Omicron variant of COVID-19 might be less severe than feared, as well as robust U.S. economic data. Japan’s Nikkei gained 0.57% and MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.55%, a third successive session of gains as it recovered from a jolt on Monday…

"Asian shares gain, dollar slips as Omicron COVID-19 fears recede"