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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had campaigned against accepting debt reform proposals from its creditors -- the ECB, the European Commission and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) -- claiming a "No" vote would strengthen his hand in negotiations.
Shanghai stocks rose more than three percent on Monday morning after the government unveiled its biggest package of measures so far to shore up the slumping market, but an initial surge was pared as analysts questioned their effect. The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, rose 1.40 percent, or 29.32 points, to 2,127.80. On Sunday, the government said the central bank would provide liquidity through the state-backed China Securities Finance Co., which manages margin trading, to "protect the stability of the securities market", according to the stock market watchdog.