China stocks rose on Monday amid signs of easing trade tensions between Beijing and Washington, while investors awaited MSCI's final A-share inclusion list.
The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.9 percent, to 3,909.29, while the Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.3 percent to 3,174.03 points.
The CSI300 financial sector sub-index was higher by 0.79 percent, the consumer staples sector up 2.81 percent, the real estate index up 0.09 percent and healthcare sub-index up 0.88 percent. The smaller Shenzhen index ended down 0.1 percent and the start-up board ChiNext Composite index was weaker by 0.21 percent. Around the region, MSCI's Asia ex-Japan stock index was firmer by 0.48 percent, while Japan's Nikkei index closed up 0.47 percent At 07:12 GMT, the yuan was quoted at 6.3387 per U.S. dollar, 0.1 percent weaker than the previous close of 6.3323.
Source : Reuters