Asian Shares Fall

Thursday 1442/3/12 - 2020/10/29
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Tokyo, October 29, 2020, SPA -- Asian shares declined Thursday, AP reported.
Hong Kong's Hang Seng lost 0.7% to 24,530.12 while the Nikkei 225 in Japan fell 0.2% to 23,362.49. In South Korea, the Kospi lost 1% to 2,320.82, while the Shanghai Composite index recovered from early losses, gaining 0.1% to 3,271.72. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 declined 1.4% to 5,971.10.
In currency dealings, the dollar strengthened to 104.42 Japanese yen from 104.34 yen. The euro rose to $1.1751 from $1.1747.
--SPA
10:01 LOCAL TIME 07:01 GMT
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