Hong Kong shares end 0.25% higher

Hong Kong shares ended 0.25 percent higher on Monday, in line with an upturn on Shanghai's main index.

The benchmark Hang Seng Index climbed 54.08 points to 21,416.50 on turnover of HK$38.49 billion (US$4.97 billion).

Chinese shares closed up 0.61 percent. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 12.11 points to 2,004.76 on turnover of 69.6 billion yuan ($11.3 billion).