Asian stock markets uneven

Seoul, 20 Safar,1437 AH, 02 December,2015 , SPA — Asian stock markets were uneven Wednesday after weakness in U.S. economic data was tempered by an upbeat Australian growth report, AP reported.
Japan’s Nikkei 225 was down 0.2 percent to 19,969.02 and South Korea’s Kospi fell 0.4 percent to 2,016.41. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 edged down 0.1 percent to 5,259.90. The Shanghai Composite Index added 0.4 percent to 3,468.32 and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng gained 0.3 percent to 22,441.55. Markets in Southeast Asia were mixed.
— SPA
11:18 LOCAL TIME 08:18 GMT