Indian markets were closed today on account of Ganesh Chaturthi. Asian markets were trading higher led by gains in the Japanese Nikkei. However, the Shanghai Composite was trading lower.
A decision is due later at 11.30 pm IST on Sept 17.
The Japanese Nikkei was up 1.28 per cent, Taiwan Weighted 1.5 per cent, while the Shanghai composite dropped almost a per cent after Thursday's 5 per cent gains.