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Review: Asian stocks climbed to 21-month highs

Asian stocks edged up to 21-month highs on Tuesday.

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares grew by 0.3% in its eighth consecutive session of growth.

The Hang Seng rose 0.23% to 24.558.82 points, the Shanghai SSE Composite added 0.22% to 3.258.12 points.

Japanese Nikkei fell by 0.3 percent, weighed down by financial stocks, which were suffered by decrease in the yield of U.S. government bonds and shares of exporters, which dropped due to the growth of the yen against the dollar.

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