Asian equities rallied in overnight trading as US President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un met in Singapore - the first time leaders from the two countries have held face-to-face meetings.
Japan's Nikkei 225 and Topix indices both rose 0.4% to 22,902 points and 1,794 points respectively, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng index climbed 0.5% to 31,213 points. The US dollar was also on the rise...
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