Thursday, July 31, 2014   

Hang Seng ends higher, China stocks down
(07-16 16:13)

Hong Kong shares closed up 0.27 percent on Wednesday after China released data showing the world's number two economy grew more than expected in the second quarter.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 63.32 points to 23,523.28 on turnover of HK$53.46 billion.
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.15 percent, or 3.08 points, to 2,067.28 on turnover of 102.0 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, dropped 1.03 percent, or 11.53 points, to 1,105.22 on turnover of 123.7 billion yuan. --AFP   
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