Hang Seng closes up more than 100 pointsBusiness | 17 Oct 2019 4:15 pm
Stocks in Hong Kong advanced today. The benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 0.64 percent, or 170.57 points, to close at 26,834.85.
Shares of New World Development Company (0017), the biggest gainer among blue-chips, jumped 4.09 percent, or 44 HK cents, to HK$11.2.
Turnover on the main board amounted to HK$72.16 billion.