Most Asian-Pacific markets rose Tuesday, with Japan's Nikkei 225 advancing the most, at 1.5%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index rose 0.5%. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 was flat. China's Shanghai Composite gained 0.7%. South Korea's Kospi added 0.9%. Bucking the trend, India's Sensex was down 1.2%.
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