Ukraine stand-off weighing on investor sentiment

Ukrainian service members are seen on the front line near the city of Novoluhanske in the Donetsk region, Ukraine, on Feb 20, 2022. PHOTO: REUTERS
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SINGAPORE - The ongoing tensions in Eastern Europe have continued to roil markets and there is nothing to suggest that they will blow away any time soon.

Meanwhile, major markets slid for the second straight week amid increasing fears that impending hikes in interest rates will weigh down corporate earnings.

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