India equities were higher at the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Oil & Gas, Capital Goods and Healthcare sectors propelled shares higher.
Sri Lanka equities were lower at the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Services, Palm Oil and Healthcare sectors propelled shares lower.
Indonesia equities were lower at the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Consumer Industry, Manufacturing and Financials sectors propelled shares lower.
The dollar took a breather on Tuesday after rising to seven week highs against a basket of the other major currencies, as a boost from rising Treasury yields faded.
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