Asian shares wobble

Tokyo, 04 Rabi’I,1437 AH, 15 December,2015 , SPA — Asian shares meandered Tuesday as jittery investors took cues from gains on Wall Street but volatility remained high ahead of Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings, AP reported
Japan’s Nikkei 225 stock index fell 1.1 percent to 18,670.76 as the yen rose against the U.S. dollar. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 fell 0.2 percent to 4,919.30, but most other major markets gained. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose 0.5 percent to 21,406.08 and the Shanghai Composite added 0.1 percent to 3,523.66. South Korea’s Kospi was up 0.2 percent at 1,930.96. Markets in New Zealand, Taiwan rose and shares in Southeast Asia were mostly lower.
— SPA
11:37 LOCAL TIME 08:37 GMT