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Nikkei Asia300 Index falls as investor focus shifts to Fed minutes

Wednesday's minutes could offer cues on U.S. rate increases in 2018

MUMBAI (NewsRise) -- Asian stocks outside of Japan fell Tuesday as investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve's May meeting minutes.

The Nikkei Asia300 Index declined 0.3% to 1,403.45. The index traded in a less than four points range before settling lower as two major markets, South Korea and Hong Kong, were closed on Tuesday.

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