Asian stocks rise modestly: Japan +0.3% to 8448. Hong Kong +0.5% to 19107. China -0.1% to 2284....

|By:, SA News Editor

Asian stocks rise modestly: Japan +0.3% to 8448. Hong Kong +0.5% to 19107. China -0.1% to 2284. India +0.3% to 16219.