Nikkei and ASX shine as most indices close for the New Lunar Year
- Asian Market
- 2 months ago
Asian indices are mostly closed due to the New Lunar Year celebrations.
However, Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose by 0.3% as Yamaha Corp. advanced by 11% along with Panasonic which climbed by 2.7% and Nintendo and Sony also enjoying gains of 5.4% and 3.6% respectively.
The Aussie ASX 200 also had a positive exchange session as it increased by 0.5% , regardless of the banking sector posting losses after posting gains on Monday.
Source: Smart Trend Team