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Asian markets improve after Wall Street's third day in the green


Japan's Nikkei 225 (N225) gained 1.3%, while South Korea's Kospi (KOSPI) advanced 2.6%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng (HSI) rose 1.7%. China's Shanghai Composite (SHCOMP) was up 0.9%.

All of those indexes are on pace to report weekly gains after the tremendous downward spiral that characterized much of March — though not enough to to pull Japan, South Korea and Hong Kong out of bear markets.


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