Asian-Pacific markets were mixed Friday as investors edged away from risk, awaiting next week's data on growth of China's economy. Japan's Nikkei 225 and Australia's S&P/ASX 200 each edged up 0.2%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index slid 0.8%. China's Shanghai Composite dropped 1.6%. South Korea's Kospi fell 0.4%. India's Sensex was up 1%.

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