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MarketWatch I Asian Markets Latest News on May 23, 2013 -23:15p.m. EDT-.

Asia Japan stocks recover modestly after steep sell-off Japanese stocks stage a modest recovery after Thursday’s heavy sell-off amid expectations that the Tokyo rally may have further to go, while other Asia markets show more tepid gains.      Hong Kong stocks rebound; Lenovo, ICBC higher HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks rebounded early Friday on bargain buying after steep losses in the previous session, with Lenovo Group Ltd. extending gains after solid annual results and most financial stocks rising as Japanese and mainland Chinese shares advanced. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.4% to 22,757.78, after suffering three straight days of losses, including a 2.5% drop Thursday. The Hang Seng China Enterprises Index gained 0.6% to 10,805.31. Shares of Lenovo rose 3.7%, on top of the 2.9% advance Thursday in the wake of . Shares of Industrial & Commercial Ban