Indian shares are likely to open higher on Tuesday, extending gains from last week, amid expectations the government will address tax concerns and announce steps to revive economic growth. Meanwhile, Asian shares traded lower due to the weak sentiment arising from the US-China trade war and turbulence amongst protesters in Hong Kong. At 07:05 AM, the SGX Nifty futures traded 0.23 percent higher at 11,116, indicating a positive start for the Sensex and the Nifty 50. Indian financial markets were shut on Monday for a public holiday. Disclosure: Network18, the parent company of CNBCTV18.com, is controlled by Independent Media Trust, of which Reliance Industries is the sole beneficiary.