SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares recouped early losses on Tuesday while commodities won a break from recent selling pressure after a reading on China's massive factory sector outpaced the market's bleak expectations.
Continue reading below. Worries about growth in China and a slide in oil prices pushed stocks lower. Investors are nervous about recent economic data that suggests growth is slowing in China.
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Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff will maintain economic stimulus including the use of public banks in a possible second term as the global crisis could hurt jobs, wages and investment in the country, she said.