Asian stock markets mostly rose Monday ahead of what is expected to be a Federal Reserve decision this week to raise interest rates again amid investor hopes the U.S. central bank will scale back plans for more increases.
Tokyo, Sydney and Seoul advanced while Hong Kong and Shanghai declined. Oil prices fell. The euro stayed below $1.
Wall Street ended last week higher after Apple and other big companies reported strong profits and a closely watched measure of inflation accelerated in September.
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