Tuesday, August 4, 2015   

Hang Seng leaps at close, Shanghai higher
(02-27 16:20)

Stocks in Hong Kong jumped 1.74 percent, adding to the previous day's advance following a positive lead from Wall Street. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 390.74 points to end at 22,828.18 on turnover of HK$73.19 billion.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index on the Shanghai Stock Exchange closed at 2,047.35 points today, up by 6.1 points, or 0.3 percent. Turnover was 112.8 billion yuan.—AFP/Xinhua

   
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