Asian-Pacific stock markets soared Tuesday, with Japanese shares advancing the most. Japan's Nikkei 225 jumped 2.6%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index gained 1.2%. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose 1%. China's Shanghai Composite added 0.2%. South Korea's Kospi moved up 1.5%. India's Sensex was up 1.4% in late afternoon.
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