HK, China stocks again on North Korea news

Friday, March 09, 2018

Stocks in Hong Kong got off to a positive start today

following news of a possible meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

The Hang Seng Index climbed 0.66 percent, or 203.75 points, to 30,858.27.

The Shanghai Composite Index inched up 0.09 percent, or 3.02 points, to 3,291.43, while the Shenzhen Composite Index was up by 0.12 percent, or 2.31 points, to 1,858.78.