Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Hang Seng, Shanghai rally
(04-08 16:20)

Stocks in Hong Kong and China rallied on hopes Beijing will unveil new measures to boost the mainland economy after last week's mini-stimulus.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index was up by 0.98 percent, or 219.82 points, to 22,596.97 on turnover of HK$73.87 billion.
In Shanghai, the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index jumped 1.92 percent, or 39.45 points, to 2,098.28 on turnover of 108.0 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 0.95 percent, or 10.13 points, to 1,078.20 on turnover of 94.4 billion yuan.—AFP

   
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