Asian shares consolidate after sharp gains in the opening sessions of the year for some bourses,...

|By:, SA News Editor
Asian shares consolidate after sharp gains in the opening sessions of the year for some bourses, with banks gaining a bit of support, although not a whole lot, from the unsurprising news that Basel committee has approved far easier liquidity rules . Japan -0.8%, Hong Kong flat, China +0.4%, India -0.1%.