Reply To: Traders Market Weekly: Memorial Weekend a Time for Reflection

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Equity indices in the Asia-Pacific region ended Thursday on a mostly lower note.

Japan may reportedly increase the daily arrival limit on foreign tourists in July. Japan’s minimum wage will be increased. China’s Ambassador to Australia indicated that sanctions on Australian imports to China will not be lifted. The U.S. will reportedly ban imports of goods produced in China’s Xinjiang region due to concerns about forced labor. China Securities Journal expects car sales in China to increase 4% yr/yr this year.

—Equity Markets—

Japan’s Nikkei: -0.2%
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng: -1.0%
China’s Shanghai Composite: +0.4%
India’s Sensex: +0.8%
South Korea’s Kospi: -1.0%
Australia’s ASX All Ordinaries: -0.8%