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Singapore Stocks - Factors to watch on Oct 9

SINGAPORE, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Following are some company-related and market news which could have an impact on the local market.

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INSTRUMENT LAST PCT CHG NET CHG S&P 500 1455.88 -0.35% -5.050 USD/JPY 78.34 0.03% 0.020 10-YR US TSY YLD 1.7097 -- -0.033 SPOT GOLD 1776.84 0.14% 2.550 US CRUDE 90.1 0.86% 0.770 DOW JONES 13583.65 -0.19% -26.50 ASIA ADRS 119.73 -0.76% -0.92

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil falter on view on China economy

SE ASIA STOCKS-Most retreat amid global concerns; Jakarta off record STOCKS TO WATCH -- DBS GROUP HOLDINGS LTD

- Southeast Asia's largest bank DBS said on Monday this year it will be holding its board meeting in Taiwan for the first time, in a move aimed at underscoring the importance of the market to the bank.

DBS Bank (Taiwan) delivered net earnings before tax of 1.23 billion Taiwan dollars ($42 million) for the year to end-July, up 64 percent from a year earlier.

-- JES INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS LTD

- JES International, a Singapore-listed Chinese shipbuilder, said it had expanded offshore by securing its first newbuild contract from a customer based in Norway for a platform supply vessel.

MARKET NEWS

> Nikkei opens lower on slowdown fears ahead of earnings

> Wall Street drops as investors wary of weak earnings

> Prices fall as jobless rate improves, new supply due

> Euro falls from 2-wk high vs dlr, yen as Spain weighs

> Gold hit by largest 2-day fall since August

> Oil dips on growth concerns, Middle East fears support

> Key political risks to watch in Singapore

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(Reporting by Eveline Danubrata; Editing by Richard Pullin)

((eveline.danubrata@thomsonreuters.com)(+65 6403 5669)(Reuters Messaging: eveline.danubrata.reuters.com@reuters.net))

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