ADVISORY-Thomson Reuters/INSEAD Asian Business Sentiment Survey 2017Q4

TOKYO, Dec 20 (Reuters) - Business confidence among Asian companies rose in October-December to the highest in almost seven years due to robust consumption and global trade, a Thomson Reuters/INSEAD survey showed.

The Thomson Reuters/INSEAD Asian Business Sentiment Index , representing the six-month outlook of 94 firms, rose to 78 for the December quarter from 69 three months before.

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