Wednesday, October 22, 2014   

Hang Seng, Shanghai end higher
(02-11 16:22)

Hong Kong shares rose 1.78 percent Tuesday, following a positive lead from Wall Street as investors await the new Federal Reserve chief's first testimony to Congress.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 383.72 points to end at 21,962.98 on turnover of HK$66.69 billion, AFP reports.
Shares at China's biggest exchange rose 0.84 percent. The Shanghai Composite Index closed up 17.60 points at 2,103.67 on turnover of 125.3 billion yuan.
But the Shenzhen Composite Index ended down 0.07 percent, or 0.84 points, at 1,127.22 on turnover of 181.5 billion yuan. --AFP
   
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