Japan's Nikkei 225 jumped 1.2% to close the trading session Monday at 14,782.21, its highest finish since December 2007. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.1%. South Korea's Kospi rose 0.2%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index fell 1.4%. China's Shanghai Composite slid 0.2%. India's Sensex was down 2%.
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