Wednesday, March 4, 2015   

Hang Seng ends higher
(07-23 16:18)

Hong Kong stocks jumped 0.80 percent Wednesday, adding to the previous day's healthy rally following a positive lead from Wall Street.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index jumped 189.76 points to 23,971.87 on turnover of HK$79.82 billion, AFP reports.
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.15 percent, or 3.01 points, to 2,078.49 on turnover of 106.7 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, dropped 1.08 percent, or 12.03 points, to 1,102.73 on turnover of 119.7 billion yuan. --AFP   
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