Stock indices in the Asia-Pacific region (APR) are mainly growing following the Wall Street markets, according to trading data.
As of 7.40 Moscow time, the Shanghai Composite index rises by 0.71% to 3067.54 points, the Shenzhen Composite stock exchange jumps by 1.15% to 1972.48 points; The Japanese Nikkei 225 is down less than 0.01% to 26235.25 points, the South Korean KOSPI is up 0.15% to 2317.53 points.
The Hong Kong and Australian markets are closed for the holidays. On Friday, the Hong Kong Hang Seng Index fell 0.44% to 19,593.06 points, while the Australian S&P/ASX 200 fell 0.63% to 7,107.7 points.
Asian stock indices are growing, adopting the dynamics of the American markets. Major US stock indexes finished trading on Friday with some growth after the release of macroeconomic statistics.