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Washington is seeking concrete commitments from Pyongyang at the summit to abandon its nuclear and missile programmes.
Japan's Nikkei climbed 1.8 percent to its highest level of the year so far, while Australia's main index rose 0.7 percent.
International Brent crude futures hit a high of $66.78 per barrel before easing to $66.65 per barrel, up 0.6 percent from their last close.
The Bank of England has said the hit to the economy from a disorderly Brexit could be harder than that of the global financial crisis a decade ago.
The state media cautioned that any agreement would have to be in the interests of both the United States and China.
The protracted row has made it tough to lure would-be foreign buyers of residential or commercial space.
Uber said gross bookings for the fourth quarter were a record $14.2 billion, up 11 percent from the prior quarter.
Didi is China's dominant ride-hailing firm and is backed by investors including Japan's SoftBank Group Corp.
The company said on Thursday it did not see consistently "positive, collaborative" relationships with state and local officials.
It will continue to hire for safety technology, product engineering, and international expansion with the aim of maintaining its overall employee count.
In November, Khazanah announced a deal to sell a 16-percent stake in IHH Healthcare (IHH), reducing its stake in the Asian hospitals group to about 26 percent.
International Brent crude oil futures had yet to trade. They closed the previous session up 1.9 percent, after marking their strongest since Nov. 21 at $63.98 a barrel.
Singtel owns stakes in a number of regional telecom operators including India's Bharti Airtel, whose earnings have suffered from increased competition in its home market.
Apple has no way of tracking the real-time distribution of these certificates, or the spread of improperly modified apps on its phones.
Ushr and Dynamic Map Platform plan to invest more than 10 billion yen in collecting road data in Japan and US.
Workers at the manufacturing sector were the hardest hit in January, shedding 170,000 jobs from a year earlier.
Using TaskRabbit to bundle same-day delivery and assembly for IKEA is another service being rolled out, TaskRabbit chief executive Stacy Brown-Philpot said.
Market observers expect Middle East producers to cut output of heavier oil to meet the curbs.
Under French law, home owners in Paris can rent out their places on short-term rental platforms for up to 120 days in a year.
That left MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan off 0.1 percent after it was toppled from a four-month top on Friday.