Asian Stock Indices Traded Mixed

Stock indexes of the Asia-Pacific region traded mixed, against the backdrop of geopolitical problems, connected with North Korea.

The stock index of Japan Nikkei 225 fell by 0.52% to the level of 19.928.79. Shares of Panasonic and Sony fell in price by 0.3% each, and Toshiba - by 1%.

Shares of Toyota rose by 0.66% to 6.100 yen after news that car sales in China in June grew by 10% year-on-year.