Asian shares mixed as oil’s fall counters Wall St gains

Hong Kong's Hang Seng dipped less than 0.1 percent to 25,619.42 and the Shanghai Composite index in mainland China climbed 0.3 percent higher to 3,117.47. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.8 percent to 5,7474.80. Taiwan's benchmark fell and indexes in ... ( read original story ...)

Asia Jumps Amid Trade Talk, N. Korea Nukes

The Nikkei 225 deducted 14.05 points, or 0.1% to 19,869.85 Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index gained 215.25 points, or 0.9%, to 25,371.59 Japanese conglomerate Toshiba reported a 950-billion-yen net loss for the last financial year. The results were not audited. ( read original story ...)