Asian shares mostly higher

SEOUL, South Korea | Asian shares mostly higher; Japan’s Nikkei up on weak yen

SEOUL, South Korea — Asian shares are mostly higher, rebounding from jitters over the U.S.-China trade disputes for a second straight day. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 jumped 1.3 percent to 22,483.13 and South Korea’s Kospi gained 0.8 percent to 2,302.32. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index added 0.3 percent to 28,578.86. But Shanghai Composite Index … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | Asian shares mostly higher; Japan’s Nikkei up on weak yen

TOKYO | Asian shares mostly higher with all eyes on Trump-Kim summit

TOKYO — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday but little changed as market players tried to digest the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 was up 0.3 percent in early trading at 22,867.41. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 was also up nearly 0.3 … Continue reading TOKYO | Asian shares mostly higher with all eyes on Trump-Kim summit

Asian shares mostly higher, shrugging off Wall St losses

Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Friday after U.S. stocks slid amid mounting trade tensions. U.S. benchmarks fell after the Trump administration said it is imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imported from Europe, Canada and Mexico. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index added 0.4 percent to 22,283.54 and the Kospi in South Korea … Continue reading Asian shares mostly higher, shrugging off Wall St losses