Asian stocks traded in a narrow range on the final day of the year in extremely light trade with markets in Japan, South Korea shut for holidays.
China’s Shanghai Composite was up 0.10% or 2.01 points at 2,099.53.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose 0.34% or 80.14 points at 23,325.01.
Singapore’s Straits Times added 0.24% or 7.61 points at 3,160.90.
Taiwan’s Taiwan Weighted was flat at 8,619.52.
Nikkei and Seoul Composite shut today.