Agence France-PresseApril 17, 2014 07:06
Hong Kong shares closed 0.28 percent higher on Thursday following a third straight rally on Wall Street.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index ended up 64.23 points at 22,760.24 on turnover of HK$42.80 billion (US$5.52 billion).
In China, the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.30 percent, or 6.24 points, to 2,098.88 on turnover of 74.3 billion yuan ($11.9 billion).
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, edged up 0.11 percent, or 1.17 points, to 1,086.23 on turnover of 83.0 billion yuan.