10 Jan '12, 3am

Asian shares up on US data but Europe caps gains

HONG KONG: Asian shares rose Tuesday, following a lead from Wall Street after more upbeat US data, although a Franco-German meeting on ramping up plans to save the euro received a tepid response. Tokyo gained 0.38 percent, or 31.91 points, to 8,422.26, Sydney added 1.14 percent, or 46.8 points, to 4,152.2 and Seoul jumped 1.46 percent, or 26.73 points, to 1,853.22. And in the afternoon Hong Kong was 1.93 percent higher while Shanghai surged 2.77 percent. In the United States, data showed a 9.9 percent surge in consumer credit in November, the biggest increase in a decade. Credit card spending was up 8.5 percent, while non-revolving loans, including university and automobile loans, jumped 107 percent. It added to the growing sense that a recovery in the world's biggest economy is showing signs of strength, coming days after a fall in the unemployment rate and a bigger-than-...

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