Australian index soars as virus infections slow

Australian stocks enjoyed their biggest one-day gain ever on Monday as the rate of new virus infections slowed and the government unveiled fresh stimulus measures to support the struggling economy. The ASX 200 surged 7.0%, or 339.00 points, to 5,181.4o, while the broader All Ordinaries rallied 6.56%, or 319.80 points, to 5,194.00, its strongest day […]