Asian markets end lower - The New Indian Express

Asian markets end lower

Published: 19th March 2014 03:18 PM

Last Updated: 19th March 2014 03:18 PM

Asian markets settled on a negative note on Wednesday. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index decreased 14.81 points, or 0.07% to close at 21,568.69.

Taiwan's Taiex index declined 42.48 points or 0.49% to settle at 8,689.46. Singapore's Straits Times index went down 14.71points, or 0.48% to close at 3,079.13.

South Korea's Kospi index decreased 2.53 points, or 0.13% to end at 1,937.68. China's Shanghai Composite index fell 3.46 points, or 0.17% to settle at 2,021.73.

Meanwhile, Japanese benchmark index Nikkei 225 went up 51.25 points, or 0.36% to close at 14,462.52.

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