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Hong Kong stocks up 2.05% by break

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Hong Kong shares rose 2.05 percent by the break Tuesday, in line with a regional rally on hopes the US Federal Reserve will hold a little longer on reeling in its stimulus programme.

The benchmark Hang Seng Index climbed 438.24 points to 21,854.74 on turnover of HK$34.89 billion (US$4.50 billion).

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