The market is likely to open slightly positive as global cues largely recovered amid trade war concerns.
However, despite the recovery, Asian shares remained near nine-month lows.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was flat in early trade, Australian shares were 0.1 percent higher, while Japan's Nikkei stock index was down 0.2 percent.
Stocks on Wall Street posted small gains on Thursday, helped by financial and technology shares, but broader market sentiment remained subdued on lingering concerns over US-driven trade tensions.
Oil prices fell on Friday amid concerns about trade frictions between the United States and other major economies, although crude market conditions remain tight due to supply disruptions and generally high demand.
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