Asian Markets Sink, Wal-Mart Deal Good News for Li & Fung

Shares in Asia closed lower Friday. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 Index lost 2.1%, ending the week at 10,198. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng Index fell 1.2% to 20,122 and in China, the Shanghai Composite Index shed 0.2% ending the day at 2,989.