August 16, 2019
Asian stocks finished mixed today as US-China trade tensions show no sign of relief. The Hang Seng ended 0.73 percent higher at 25,681, Nikkei225 in Japan finished 0.07% lower at 20,389. The Shanghai Composite ended 0.67 percent higher to 2,834, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0.70 percent lower to 3,105. Australian equities finished lower, the ASX 200 ended 0.14% lower to 6,399.