Asian stock markets mostly gained Monday, following advances on Wall Street on Friday after reports that the U.S. and China are drawing a road map to resolve their trade dispute that may culminate in a meeting between President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping in November.

Japanese stocks traded in a tight range, as the Nikkei

NIK, -0.08%

 gave up early gains to end down 0.3% at 22,199.00. Cosmetics maker Shiseido

4911, -0.26%

 climbed 1.9% and drug firm Eisai

4523, +0.48%

  added 0.4%, while Toyota

7203, -0.50%

  fell 0.6%.

In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng

HSI, +0.11%

 jumped 1.4% to 27,598.02 after snapping a five-day losing streak Friday. Tencent

0700, -0.80%

 surged 4.1%, while Wynn Macau

1128, +0.00%

  popped 8.9% on a dividend announcement.

Chinese stocks rebounded following their drubbing last week that left benchmarks at fresh multiyear closing lows. The Shanghai Composite

SHCOMP, +0.85%

  ended at the day’s highs, gaining 1.1% to 2,698.47 after sliding 4.5% last week. Smaller-cap benchmarks in Shenzhen

399106, +0.55%

  added 0.6%.

In Seoul, Korea’s Kospi

SEU, +0.52%

 ended marginally higher at 2,247.88 as Samsung Electronics

005930, +1.60%

 fell 0.6% and steelmaker Posco

005490, +0.16%

  gained 2.6%.

Australia’s ASX 200

XJO, -0.88%

 also notched tiny gains, ending at 6,345.0, held in check by major bank stocks. ANZ

ANZ, -1.43%

 shed 0.8%, Commonwealth Bank

CBA, -0.33%

  lost 0.9% and Westpac

WBC, -1.96%

 fell 0.6%. New Zealand’s NZX 50

NZ50GR, -0.22%

  notched its fourth straight gain, adding 0.6% to 9.109.15, a new closing record.

Benchmarks in Taiwan

Y9999, +0.52%

  and Malaysia

FBMKLCI, +0.19%

  posted modest gains while the Singapore

STI, -0.30%

 index slipped.

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