The dollar declined with Asian stocks
as traders digested the tensions sparked by Donald Trump’s executive order halting some immigration, a move that has ignited opposition from world leaders. Bonds rose with gold. The greenback weakened against most of its major peers, trading near the lowest levels in two months. Stocks in Japan and Australia dropped with S&P 500 index futures, while markets in Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and Vietnam were among those closed for holidays. Australian 10-year bonds climbed and gold advanced for a second day. Oil dropped below $53 (R719) a barrel. Trump’s order halting immigration from seven predominantly Muslim nations drew criticism.