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Asia shares track Wall Street gains amid easing inflation fears

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By Julie Zhu HONG KONG (Reuters) – Asian shares climbed in early trade on Tuesday, tracking a Wall Street rally overnight, while the dollar held near a fourth-month low as investors tempered fears about inflation-driven rate hikes. In early trade, MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.81% at a two-week high, after U.S. stocks ended the previous session with mild gains. Australian shares were up 0.76%, while Japan’s Nikkei stock index rose 0.63%. China’s blue-chip CSI300 index jumped 0.22% in morning trade, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index opened up 0.41%. “Market…

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