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Asia bonds to concentration on currencies, reduce oil prices and South Korea …

Asian shares mislaid belligerent on Thursday amid thinner pre-holiday trade, after a Dow unsuccessful to strech a 20,000 symbol overnight.

Japanese benchmark Nikkei 225 sealed down 0.09 percent or 16.82 points during 19,427.67, while in South Korea, a Kospi finished down 0.11 percent or 2.23 points during 2,035.73.

The Constitutional Court of Korea will start a initial hearings on a impeachment of President Park Geun-hye, who is indicted of vouchsafing a tighten crony happen in state affairs and swing insider change for personal gain.

Chinese shares were mixed: a Shanghai composite sealed adult 0.09 percent or 2.73 points during 3,140.15 while a Shenzhen composite finished 0.133 percent or 2.66 points during 1,993.37. In Hong Kong, a Hang Seng was down 0.82 percent by 3 pm internal time.

“Markets have slipped into a holiday trade mood, with equities and vital currencies hovering in new ranges,” pronounced Chang Wei Liang, FX strategist during Mizuho Bank, in a note on Thursday.

Article source: http://www.cnbc.com/2016/12/21/asia-stocks-to-focus-on-currencies-lower-oil-prices-and-south-korea-political-scandal.html

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