Asian stocks look set to climb after shaking off trade jitters ahead of Trump-Kim summit

U.S. stocks closed slightly higher as markets shrugged off trade concerns. U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday. Asian markets looked set to advance in early Tuesday trade as investors shrugged off trade-related jitters and ahead of several key events this week, including a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore .