U.S. auto sales fell in August, and some major automakers said on Thursday a long-expected sales decline has begun.
Japanese shares climbed, boosted by a weaker yen, while other Asia markets slipped on Monday in the wake of the Jackson Hole conclave.
Regulators denied a request to extend the comment period on environmental analysis to determine whether fuel efficiency requirements are feasible.
Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday, with the Nikkei ending lower as stocks came under pressure due to a weaker dollar buoying the yen.
Most Asian markets retreated on Monday, with traders likely holding their horses ahead of a speech from Fed chair Janet Yellen on Friday.
After wavering between gains and losses, Asia markets closed modestly higher, but major indexes in Australia and Japan posted weekly losses.
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Asia traded mixed on Wednesday, as the sentiment hit from a lower finish in the U.S. stock market offset the positive impact of a rise in oil prices.
Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday, with traders eyeing moves in oil prices ahead of a flurry of Chinese data later in the week.
Asia markets fell on Wednesday, with the Nikkei selling off on the back of another yen spike amid disappointment with the country's stimulus plan.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open Tuesday as investors focused on hefty falls in Europe's banking sector and a new fiscal stimulus package from Japan.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Honda's motorcycle sales in India and Vietnam have been robust despite weak domestic car sales, says SBI Securities' Koji Endo.
The Brexit bounce back that lifted stocks in July is unlikely to carry into August, and markets will be put to the test early on.
Asian markets ended mostly higher, while Singapore's securities market remained closed due to a system glitch.
Asia markets advanced on Wednesday, extending a global rally amid expectations of further Japan stimulus and easing of political concerns in the U.K.
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Markets in Asia were sharply lower, as investors scurried into safe-haven plays on global growth concerns, sending bond yields to record lows.
Most Asia markets stumbled on Tuesday, with shares in Australia falling amid an uncertain election outcome and an on-hold central bank.