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Review: Asian stocks climb, U.S. tax-reform plan in focus

Asian stocks edged up on Wednesday as investors awaited details about tax reform in the United States.

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares rose 0.2 percent.

Japan’s Nikkei was down 0.5 percent.

Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index lost 0.3 percent.

Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index increased 0.5 percent.

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