Asian markets end lower - The New Indian Express

Asian markets end lower

Published: 05th December 2013 03:18 PM

Last Updated: 05th December 2013 03:18 PM

Asian markets settled on a negative note on Thursday. Japanese benchmark index Nikkei 225 went down 230.45 points, or 1.50% to close at 15,177.49.

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index decreased 16.13 points, or 0.07% to close at 23,712.57. South Korea's Kospi index fell 2.03 points, or 0.10% to end at 1,984.77.

Singapore's Straits Times index went down 33.81 points, or 1.07% to close at 3,126.89.

China's Shanghai Composite index declined 4.70 points, or 0.21% to settle at 2,247.06. Taiwan's Taiex index went down 42.46 points, or 0.50% to settle at 8,375.54.

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