Asian markets end higher - The New Indian Express

Asian markets end higher

Published: 27th December 2013 03:18 PM

Last Updated: 27th December 2013 03:18 PM

Asian markets settled on a positive note on Friday. Japanese benchmark index Nikkei 225 went up 4.50 points, or 0.03% to close at 16,178.94.

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index increased 63.69 points, or 0.27% to close at 23,243.24. Singapore's Straits Times index rose 17.28 points, or 0.55% to close at 3,151.64.

Taiwan's Taiex index gained 49.15 points, or 0.58% to settle at 8,535.04.

South Korea's Kospi index increased 2.98 points, or 0.15% to end at 2,002.28. China's Shanghai Composite index went up 28.15 points, or 1.36% to settle at 2,101.25.

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