The Shanghai Composite lost 8 points or 0.27% to 2903 by 2:05pm CST as China presses the United States for further tariff rollbacks. Meanwhile, the U.S. House of Representatives passed two bills on Wednesday backing pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, which President Donald Trump is expected to sign into law. The Hong Kong Hang Seng fell 457 or 1.70% to 26441, the Nikkei 225 fell 72 or 0.31% to 23051 and the Kospi lost 33 points or 1.54% to 2093.