Asia markets ended on a mixed note. The Nikkei was relatively flat, up 1.93 points, or 0.02%, to 12,243.90. Gains in real estate and land transports were offset by losses in bank and tech shares. In Hong Kong, the market lost 120.27 points, or 0.98%, to 12,148.81.
Canada's benchmark TSE 300 was closed for the Civic Holiday. Trading will resume Tuesday.