Hong Kong blue chips rallied at the close today. The benchmark Hang Seng Index jumped by 1.11 percent, or 316.74 points at 28,954.94.
Tencent Holdings (0700) climbed by 1.96 percent at HK$406.40. Shares in Alibaba Group (9988) shot up by 2.20 percent at HK$222.80.
In mainland China, the Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index gained by 0.75 percent, or 23.28 points at 3,115.57.