Asian shares mixed

Wednesday 1441/3/23 - 2019/11/20
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BEIJING, November 20, 2019, SPA --Shares fell in Asia on Wednesday, AP Reported.
Japan's Nikkei 225 index declined 0.8% to 23,116.51. Hong Kong's Hang Seng dropped 0.7% to 26,904.67. The Shanghai Composite index declined 0.5% to 2,920.19.
Australia's S&P ASX 200 fell 1.4% to 6,722.40. India's Sensex was an outlier, gaining 0.8% to 40,791.29. Shares also fell in Southeast Asia.
In energy trading Wednesday, benchmark crude oil picked up 3 cents to $55.38 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. It fell $1.79 to settle at $55.35 a barrel on Tuesday. Brent crude oil, the international standard, lost 6 cents to $60.85 per barrel after dropping $1.53 overnight.
The dollar fell to 108.49 Japanese yen from 108.54 yen on Tuesday. The euro weakened to $1.1075 from $1.1077.
--SPA
11:23 LOCAL TIME 08:23 GMT
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