Asian markets end mixed - The New Indian Express

Asian markets end mixed

Published: 18th December 2013 03:18 PM

Last Updated: 18th December 2013 03:18 PM

Asian markets settledon a flatnoteon Wednesday. Japanese benchmark index Nikkei 225 went up 309.17 points, or 2.02% to close at 15,587.80.

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index increased 74.59 points, or 0.32% to close at 23,143.82. South Korea's Kospi index gained 8.89 points, or 0.45% to end at 1,974.63.

Meanwhile, Taiwan's Taiex index went down 3.89 points, or 0.05% to settle at 8,349.04

China's Shanghai Composite index fell 2.79 points, or 0.13% to settle at 2,148.29. Singapore's Straits Times index decreased 5.83 points, or 0.19% to close at 3,061.74.

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