Asian markets end mixed; Hang Seng up, Nikkei down - The New Indian Express

Asian markets end mixed; Hang Seng up, Nikkei down

Published: 02nd December 2013 03:18 PM

Last Updated: 02nd December 2013 03:18 PM

Asian markets settled on a mixed noteon Monday. Japanese benchmark index Nikkei 225 went down 6.80 points, or 0.04% to close at 15,655.07.

China's Shanghai Composite index declined 13.13 points, or 0.59% to settle at 2,207.37. South Korea's Kospi index fell 14.09 points, or 0.69% to end at 2,030.78.

On the other hand, Hong Kong's Hang Seng index increased 157.26 points, or 0.66% to close at 24,038.55.

Singapore's Straits Times index rose 6.25points, or 0.20% to close at 3,182.60. Taiwan's Taiex index went up 7.78 points, or 0.09% to settle at 8,414.61.

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