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Asian markets mixed ahead of fresh round of trade talks in Beijing

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  • 7 months ago
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As U.S. and China trade talks are due to resume tomorrow, the region’s indices were mainly mixed in today’s trading session.

Mainland China’s Shanghai Composite rose by 0.6% and by the same margin so did the Shenzhen Composite.

In Hong Kong the Hang Seng advanced by 0.5% as CNOOC and Sands China both enjoyed gains of 3.4& and 3% respectively.

The Japanese Nikkei 225 however did not fare the same as it slipped by 0.6% as carmakers Toyota, Subaru and Nissan all saw their shares slump.

Seoul’s Kospi inched higher by 0.1%, equally the STI in Singapore climbed by 0.2%, meanwhile the Aussie ASX 200 fell by 0.2%, as did the TAIEX in Taipei by slipping by 0.1%.

 

 

 

Source: Smart Trend Team