Stock markets across Asia were mixed today, although South Korea's Kospi Composite was up after five sessions of losses. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 inched up 0.1% and the Kospi jumped 2.2%, but Australia's S&P/ASX 200 dropped 1.2%. New Zealand's NZX-50 gave up 1.7%, Singapore's Straits Times edged down 0.6% and shares in Mumbai, India, were up 1.3%. Markets in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan were closed.
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