Asian markets end mixed - The New Indian Express

Asian markets end mixed

Published: 26th December 2013 03:18 PM

Last Updated: 26th December 2013 03:18 PM

Asian markets settled mixed on Thursday. Japanese benchmark index Nikkei 225 went up 164.45 points, or 1.03% to close at 16,174.44.

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index increased 257.99 points, or 1.13% to close at 23,179.55. Singapore's Straits Times index rose 6.34 points, or 0.20% to close at 3,133.63.

Taiwan's Taiex index rose 18.13 points, or 0.21% to settle at 8,485.89.

On the other hand, South Korea's Kospi index declined 2.29 points, or 0.11% to end at 1,999.30. China's Shanghai Composite index went down 33.26 points, or 1.58% to settle at 2,073.10.

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