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FxWirePro: Asian markets mixed, gold stabilizes below $1,500 mark
All the major Asian indices were trading on a mixed note on Friday. Gold was trading around $1,494 mark while silver was trading around $16.97 mark.
Japan’s Nikkei was trading 0.25 pct higher at 20,680.50 points.
Australia’s S&P/ASX200 was trading 0.10 pct higher at 6,508.55 points.
Hong Kong's hang seng index was trading 0.34 percent higher at 26,136.48 points.
Taiwan stock was trading 0.05 percent lower at 10,524.55 points.
South Korea’s kospi was trading 0.11 percent lower at 1,948.06 points.
India’s NSE Nifty was trading 0.11 pct higher at 10,753.08 points while BSE sensex was trading 0.03 points higher at 36,512.78 points.