Asia Shares Up On Greece Deal Hopes

Asian shares opened mostly higher with investors hopeful that European leaders were on track to reach a deal over Greece's debt crisis.
The Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, offered a new package of reforms to creditors - providing hope for a last-minute deal at the emergency summit meeting on Monday.
But, it was not clear how far the new proposal yielded to creditors' demands for more spending cuts and tax hikes.
The Nikkei was up 0.7% to 20,317.65.
Markets in mainland China were closed for the Dragon Boat Festival.



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