China stocks ended lower Thursday, weighed down by tensions between Beijing and Washington after the House of Representatives passed a bill that threatens to delist Chinese companies from US stock exchanges.
At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was down 0.21% to 3,442.14, while the blue-chip CSI300 index was down 0.2%.
The smaller Shenzhen index ended up 0.08% and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index was higher by 1.101%.
Japan shares held close to a 29.5 yr high Thursday as major countries moved closer to rolling out coronavirus vaccines, while hopes of more stimulus also boosted sentiment.
The Nikkei 225 Index ended up a modest 0.03% at 26,809.37, but settled near its highest since April 1991, while the broader Topix +0.07% at 1,775.25.
Data as of 3 December 2020. All quotes delayed at least 15 mins.
|.TRXFLDJPP||Thomson Reuters Equity Japan Index||2:45am EST||155.18||+0.08||+0.05%|
|.TRXFLDHKP||Thomson Reuters Equity HK Index||4:46am EST||328.48||+2.46||+0.75%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||6:29am EST||1,528.87||+5.75||+0.38%|
|.N225||Nikkei Stock Average 225||1:15am EST||26,809.37||+8.39||+0.03%|
|.HSI||Hang Seng Index||3:08am EST||26,728.50||+195.92||+0.74%|
|.AORD||ASX All Ordinaries Index||12:52am EST||6,847.30||+36.00||+0.53%|
|.KS11||KOSPI Index||4:01am EST||2,696.22||+20.32||+0.76%|
|.SETI||SET Composite Index||4:51am EST||1,438.32||+20.37||+1.44%|
|.JKSE||Jakarta Composite||3:14am EST||5,822.94||+8.95||+0.15%|
|.PSI||PSE Composite Index||2 Dec 2020||7,194.13||+113.51||+1.60%|
|.SSEC||Shanghai Composite Index||2:00am EST||3,442.14||-7.24||-0.21%|
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||7:20am EST||44,632.65||+14.61||+0.03%|
|.FTFBMKLCI||FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI||2 Dec 2020||1,628.26||+29.54||+1.85%|
|.HNX30||HNX 30 Index||2 Dec 2020||273.42||+1.92||+0.71%|
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