Japanese markets shut down for system error, China closes for holiday

2020-10-01 08:35:23 GMT (Economies.com)
Japanese markets shut down for system error, China closes for holiday

Asian stocks opened the fourth session of the week higher, with Japan's markets closing down for a system error, the first such in more than a decade, while Chinese markets closed for a national holiday. 

 

Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 0.79%, while South Korea's KOSPI rose 0.86% to 2,327. 

 

New Zealand's NZX 50 rose 0.61% to 11,819, while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose 1.43% to 5,899. 

 
 
 
  Symbol Last Change Chg.%
1.1860
0.0081
0.6868%
1.3045
0.0058
0.4481%
Tadawul
8505.18
18.45
0.22%
24.606
-0.168
0.676%
39.735
-1.208
2.949%
41.65
-0.81
1.91%
1902.820
-9.195
0.481%
 
 
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