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EMERGING MARKETS-Travel stocks boost Singapore, Asian currencies ease

* Graphic: World FX rates https://tmsnrt.rs/2RBWI5E

* Singapore budget: S$11 bln set aside for COVID-19 relief

* Indonesia cenbank seen cutting interest rates this week

* S. Korea stocks, won continue rally

By Anushka Trivedi

Feb 16 (Reuters) – Aviation and tourism stocks dominated gains in Singapore on Tuesday after the city-state pledged more fiscal support for the hard-hit sectors, while a likely flare-up in U.S.-China tensions pressured most Asian currencies.

Singapore’s 2021 budget unveiled S$11 billion ($8.31 billion) for COVID-19 relief and S$870 million in aid for the aviation sector, sending the Straits Times Index 0.5% higher a day after the economy posted a smaller-than-expected contraction in the fourth quarter. of Singapore…

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