43 votes Vote story as "Fresh"
0 votes Vote story as "Stale"
Asian markets gained, opening the week on solid footing. The Hang Seng jumped 3.3% to lead the region, followed by Australia’s ASX 200 which rallied 2.6%. More modest gains were achieved in Japan, where the Nikkei climbed 1.4% to 9086, and China’s Shanghai Composite rose 1.3%. South Korea’s market was closed for a holiday.