Tuesday, March 31, 2015   

Hang Seng, Shanghai finish higher
(07-29 16:18)

Hong Kong stocks climbed for a sixth straight session Tuesday, adding 0.87 percent ahead of the release of key US data and a Federal Reserve policy meeting this week.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index jumped 211.90 points to 24,640.53 on turnover of HK$88.66 billion, AFP reports.
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.24 percent, or 5.24 points, to 2,183.19 on turnover of 159.3 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 1.05 percent, or 11.91 points, to 1,145.74 on turnover of 157.2 billion yuan.   
Other Business breaking news:
Central bank cuts downpayment rate in China to 40pc (03-30 19:20)
Ex-Fed chair Bernanke becomes Brookings blogger (03-30 18:36)
Yuan loses ground in global transactions (03-30 17:33)
Billionaire Soros seeks rich pickings in Ukraine (03-30 17:11)
Wing On profits shrink, Tai Koo store to close (03-30 16:40)
Hang Seng bounces 1.5pc (03-30 16:10)
Nikkei up at close (03-30 16:02)
Positive start for Europe equities (03-30 16:01)
Shanghai, Shenzhen bull run continues (03-30 15:45)
Hang Seng, Shanghai rally (03-30 14:04)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.