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Hong Kong shares end 0.14% higher

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Hong Kong shares ended 0.14 percent higher on Monday, adding to a rally at the end of last week, but Chinese insurance firms capped gains after the weekend's deadly Sichuan earthquake.

The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 30.80 points to end at 22,044.37 on turnover of HK$53.70 billion ($6.93 billion).

Chinese shares ended down 0.11 percent. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 2.47 points to 2,242.17 on turnover of 95.2 billion yuan ($15.2 billion).

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