Asian shares flat as China, SKorea holidays stunt trading
Published: Thursday, October 05, 2017 @ 1:43 AM Updated: Thursday, October 05, 2017 @ 1:42 AM
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A man uses a smartphone in front of an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. Share prices mostly rose in Asia on Thursday following a day of meager gains on Wall Street. Investors are awaiting a U.S. government jobs data following a report by payroll processor ADP showing that hiring by private employers weakened sharply last month, partly because of the damage done by hurricanes Harvey and Irma.