Asian stocks advance as European, Japanese shares surge 7%
16 Feb 2016, 07:29 UTC+00
Asian shares accelerated Tuesday as European and Japanese stocks ended 7% higher in the last trading session.
Japan's Nikkei 225 closed at 16,138.48, up 0.72%. The Shanghai Composite Index ended at 2,801.17, up 2%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index settled at 19,201.96, up 1.5%. South Korea's Kospi was at 1,882.44, up 1.1%.
In China, markets rallied amid weak trade...