Asian markets rise as trade talks due to resume
- Asian Market
- 1 week ago
Asian indices rose during today’s exchange, Chinese markets returned to action following a week-long break.
Of the latter, the Shanghai composite added by 0.5% while the Shenzhen composite and the Shenzhen component increased by 0.8% and 1.1% respectively as in Hong Kong the Hang Seng index rose by 0.9%.
In Japan, the Nikkei 225 gained by 1% and the smaller cap Topix index also rose by 0.8%.
South Korea’s Kospi added 1% as Samsung shares climbed by just over 1% and the Aussie ASX200 edged higher by 0.5% as the banking sector made significant gains.
Source: Smart Trend Team