Thursday, July 31, 2014   

Hang Seng up at mid-day
(05-22 12:23)

Hong Kong shares climbed 0.74 percent in the morning session Thursday following data pointing to a sharp improvement in China's manufacturing activity in May.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 168.75 points to 23,005.27 by the break on turnover of HK$33.89 billion. --AFP
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