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Asia markets retraced some early losses Monday, but a strong yen continued to weigh Japan shares even as China inflation data bolstered mainland stocks.
Asia markets ended mixed on Friday, with the Nikkei 225 reversing losses to trade up over 1 percent on the back of a relatively weaker yen.
Most Asian markets rose on Thursday, with Japan's benchmark index snapping a seven-day losing streak despite fresh strength in the yen.
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Asia markets wavered between positive and negative on Wednesday, ending mixed despite an oil-price rise and a pick-up in China's services sector.
Asia markets ended mostly lower on Tuesday, with Japanese shares losing ground on the back of a stronger yen.
Asian markets were mixed Monday, not getting much of a boost from solid U.S. jobs data last week, while Japan shares lost ground as the yen rose.
Asian markets started the new quarter on the back foot Friday, falling despite solid China manufacturing surveys, as a reading on Japan's economy disappointed.
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Asia markets ended mixed on Thursday, with some partially retracing advances following Federal Reserve chair Yellen's dovish remarks earlier this week.
Most Asian markets advanced after remarks from Fed chair Yellen assuaged concerns about a near-term interest rate hike, but Japan's shares retreated.
Most Asian markets were lower Tuesday ahead of key U.S. data, amid continued concern over whether the Fed might hike interest rates at its April meeting.
Asia markets were mixed on Monday after most were shut for Good Friday, with a weaker yen helping to bolster Japan shares.
Asia markets closed mostly higher Friday as a weaker yen provided support for Japan's shares amid persistent concerns over a potential April Fed hike.
Asia markets ended lower Thursday, amid fresh declines in oil prices and concerns the U.S. Federal Reserve may hike interest rates sooner than expected.
Asia markets ended mostly lower Wednesday, but remained relatively resilient after a terrorist attack in Belgium Tuesday.
Asia markets were mixed on Tuesday, with the Nikkei up 2 percent and Shanghai down 0.2 percent, after U.S. equities squeezed out gains overnight.
Asian markets traded mostly higher Friday, after oil prices hit their highest levels for this year. But a stronger yen weighed Japan's shares.
Asia markets were mixed Wednesday, following a weaker finish on Wall Street overnight as traders await the U.S. Federal Reserve decision due later.