Asian stocks remained near recent highs on Wednesday.
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares ticked up 0.2 percent.
Japan’s Nikkei stock index increased 0.1 percent.
China’s blue-chip CSI300 index surged 0.3 percent, while the Shanghai Composite Index advanced 0.1 percent in early trading.
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index was up 0.1 percent.