Wednesday, May 27, 2015   

Hang Seng leaps 1pc at close
(01-08 16:12)

Stocks in Hong Kong ended the day 1.25 percent higher, taking a lead from Wall Street in response to a strong set of US trade data. The benchmark Hang Seng Index gained 283.81 points to 22,996.59 on turnover of HK$75.98 billion.
At the start of trading today, index gained 122.03 points to 22,834.81 in the first few minutes.—AFP

   
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