For the second time this week, Asia markets bucked the U.S. trend and moved higher, this time...

|By:, SA News Editor

For the second time this week, Asia markets bucked the U.S. trend and moved higher, this time posting solid gains led by China on hopes of an increased stimulus plan. Nikkei +0.85% at 7,291. Hang Seng +2.47% to 12,331. Shanghai +6.12% to 2,198. BSE +0.23% to 8,446.