Asian shares advance after stimulus surge on Wall Street

Business Insider | Mar 27, 2020 at 12:00 AM
  • Asian shares mostly tracked Wall Street’s advance on Friday in Asia in anticipation congressional approval of massive coronavirus relief for the U.S. economy.
  • Late Wednesday, the Senate unanimously approved the $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief plan.
  • In currency trading, the dollar fell to 108.46 Japanese yen from 109.62 yen late Thursday.