Tuesday, March 31, 2015   

Hang Seng, Shanghai rise at close
(01-22 16:31)

Shares in Hong Kong and Shanghai rose on Wednesday, extending gains from the previous session after China's central bank injected fresh capital into financial markets to avert a cash crunch.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong added 0.21 percent, or 49.13 points, to 23,082.25 on turnover of HK$71.44 billion.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index surged 2.16 percent, or 43.44 points, to 2,051.75 on turnover of 84.1 billion yuan. --AFP
   
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