Tuesday, March 3, 2015   

Hang Seng ends on positive column
(08-04 16:33)

Hong Kong stocks closed up 0.28 percent on Monday, with China bucking a regional trend as other Asian markets were unsettled by drops on Wall Street and debt concerns in Portugal.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 67.65 points to 24,600.08 on turnover of HK$67.4 billion.
In China, the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index jumped 1.74 percent, or 38.03 points, to 2,223.33 on turnover of 140.1 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 1.40 percent, or 16.03 points, to 1,164.32 on turnover of 138.3 billion yuan. --AFP
   
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