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As at Dec 01, 2015 - 04:40 PM
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Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index has closed above the key 20,000 mark, gaining 1.34 per cent, or 264.93 points, to 20,012.40, on upbeat investment data.
European stocks have climbed at the open, with London's FTSE up 0.6 per cent, Frankfurt's DAX up 0.4 per cent and the Paris CAC up almost 0.1 per cent.
Fans of the upmarket Tim Tam varieties will have to go elsewhere for their sugar hit after Coles refused to meet a price hike by manufacturer Arnott's.
The Australian dollar is higher after the release of better than expected Chinese manufacturing figures and the Reserve Bank left rates on hold.
Japan's pension fund has lost $A88.53 billion in the July-September quarter in stock market ructions fuelled by fears over the Chinese economy.
The RBA has kept its interest rate on hold at a record low 2.0 per cent for the seventh consecutive month.
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