EMERGING MARKETS-Turkish lira drops another 1%; FX set for third weekly loss

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* Turkish lira nears record lows* South African rand gives up strong Thursday gains* China Evergrande jitters dent emerging market stocks* Turkey stocks slip as manufacturing confidence fallsSept 24 (Reuters) - The Turkish lira fell to near record lows on Friday, a day after a surprise rate cut from the central bank, while broader emerging markets currencies headed for their third straight weekly loss on jitters from the China Evergrande crisis.The lira was down nearly 1% at 8.855 to the dollar by 0747 GMT, hitting its weakest level since June 2.The currency, down nearly 16% this year, is among the worst performers in emerging markets, with Turkey’s heavy foreign debt and the independence of its central bank seen as the main concerns for investors.On Thursday, the central bank was widely expected to hold interest rates steady at 19%, but instead delivered stimulus long sought by President Tayyip Erdogan and sent the lira sinking 1%.“The example of the previous rate-cutting
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