Asian shares rise

Tuesday 1441/10/10 - 2020/06/02
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TOKYO, June 02, 2020, SPA -- Asian shares rose on Tuesday, AP reported.
Japan's Nikkei 225 rose 1.2% to finish at 22,325.61, and Hong Kong's Hang Seng gained 0.8% to 23,912.07. South Korea's Kospi added 1.1% to 2,087.42. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose nearly 0.3% to 5,835.10, while the Shanghai Composite edged up 0.1% to 2,918.94.
In Southeast Asia, where shutdowns are beginning to ease, Indonesia's benchmark jumped 2.4% and Singapore's surged 1.8%.
Benchmark U.S. crude oil added 33 cents to $35.77 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. It fell 5 cents to $35.44 a barrel Monday. Brent crude oil, the international standard, gained 37 cents to $38.69 a barrel.
The U.S. dollar rose to 107.79 Japanese yen from 107.58 yen. The euro inched down to $1.1128 from $1.1136.
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11:19 LOCAL TIME 08:19 GMT
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