Asian stocks gain after Fed keep US interest rates low

Asian stocks gain after Fed keep US interest rates low

Asian stocks advanced Thursday after the US Fed left interest rates near zero to support a struggling economy. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Seoul all gained.The Nikkei in Tokyo rose 0.1% to 22,413.40 and the Shanghai Index was off 0.1% at 3,290.87. The Hang Seng in Hong Kong gained 0.3% to 24,951.85. The Kospi in Seoul gained 0.2% to 2,267.53 and Sydney’s added 0.6% to 6,041.70.

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