Asian stock market trades in different directions
Australia's ASX 200 rose 2.28% at 22:29 EST (03:29 UTC) after crossing 3% early in the session.
Japan's Nikkei 225 fell 0.68% and South Korea's KOSPI fell 0.21%, losing initial gains.
Hong Kong index Hang Seng grew by 1.12%. Chinese Shanghai Composite grew by 0.18%, while Shenzhen Component grew by 0.33%.
Investors were also pleased with the news that global indices had once again reached the level last seen in February, before the Coronavirus epidemic began to spread outside of China.