Economic news

Asian shares bounce back in choppy session

Asian shares reversed some early losses in afternoon trade on Wednesday after a choppy morning session, stressing the extending concerns over a deepened trade row between China and the U.S.

Photo: Reuters

The MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares rebounded 1.1 percent after a 2.1 percent fall in the previous session.

Japan's Nikkei picked up 1.3 percent after sliding into red territory in the morning deals. South Korea's KOSPI gained 1.4 percent.

The Shanghai Composite Index added 0.5 percent a day after slumping 3.8 percent to a two-year trough. China's blue-chip CSI300 index ticked up 0.6 percent, and the Shenzhen Composite Index jumped 1.4 percent.

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index soared 1.4 percent after edging down 2.8 percent in the previous session.

To leave a comment you must or Join us

More news

Back to economic news list

By visiting our website and services, you agree to the conditions of use of cookies. Learn more
I agree