The Hang Seng Index advanced 2.7 percent, after falling to its lowest level in nine months on June 24. China’s Shanghai Composite Index dropped 4.5 percent, closing at the lowest level since January 2009 on Thursday.
In other markets on Friday:
Manila jumped 2.17 percent, or 137.28 points, from Thursday to 6,465.28.
Wellington rose 0.53 percent, or 23.21 points, to 4,440.17.
Mumbai jumped 2.75 percent, or 519.86 points, to 19,395.81.