Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Hang Seng finishes higher
(06-10 16:25)

Hong Kong shares closed 0.86 percent higher on Tuesday following another record close on Wall Street and data showing Chinese inflation accelerated in May.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 198.27 points to 23,315.74 on turnover of HK$60.17 billion.
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 1.08 percent, or 22.03 points, to 2,052.53 on turnover of 65.4 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 1.39 percent, or 14.57 points, to 1,063.88 on turnover of 92.4 billion yuan. --AFP   
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