A currency trader stretches while working at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul. The US dollar weakened, while Asian stock markets fell during a holiday-shortened week, amid concerns over the implications of Donald Trump’s policies. Photo: AP

US dollar weakens, Asian stocks decline as concern deepens over Trump’s policies

Declines in Asian equity markets bode ill for Hong Kong when trading resumes on Wednesday, and for mainland China when traders return on Friday

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A currency trader stretches while working at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul. The US dollar weakened, while Asian stock markets fell during a holiday-shortened week, amid concerns over the implications of Donald Trump’s policies. Photo: AP
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