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Hong Kong stocks open 0.16% higher

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Hong Kong stocks rose 0.16 percent at the open on Monday, following a late surge on Wall Street that saw US stocks end last week at a record high despite weaker-than-expected jobs growth.

The benchmark Hang Seng Index gained 36.33 points to 22,227.30.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130804/hong-kong-stocks-open-016-higher