Topix went up 0.6 percent.
Kospi added 0.6 percent.
Hang Seng increased 0.9 percent.
Shanghai Composite is 2.1 percent up.
MSCI Asia Pacific advanced 0.3 percent.
S&P 500 futures rose 0.3 percent.
Dollar didn’t extend gains from yesterday and lost 0.1 percent against the basket of six major currencies.
Yen lost 0.2 percent and brought itself to the weakest point since the beginning of the year. 112.21 yen per dollar is the exchange point today.
Euro advanced 0.1 percent - $1.1682.
WTI oil grew 0.6 percent - $70.80 per barrel.
Brent crude is 1.77 percent up - $74.70 per barrel.
Gold advanced by 1.6 percent - $1242.60 per ounce.
Ounce of silver added 0.03 percent - $15.81.
Platinum increased 4 percent - $829.00 per ounce.
Palladium went up by 2 percent - $935.00 per ounce.