At 7: 36 am (IST), Asian markets were trading mixed. Shanghai Composite was down 0.25%, Hang Seng was flat at 22,015.35 and Nikkei gained 2.04%.
Hong Kong's Hang Seng was flat at 22,015.35.
Japan's Nikkei gained 2.04% or 271.80 points at 13,588.28.
Singapore's Straits Times was flat at 3,296.03.
South Korea's Seoul Composite rose 0.24% or 4.49 points at 1,911.24.
Taiwan's Taiwan Weighted added 0.59% or 46.43 points at 7,977.23.
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