Agence France-PresseSeptember 22, 2013 09:46
Hong Kong shares closed 0.24 percent higher on Thursday following two days of losses and despite a sell-off on Wall Street.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index ended up 53.16 points at 22,562.80 on turnover of HK$50.33 billion (US$6.49 billion).
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.50 percent, or 10.35 points, to 2,057.03 on turnover of 64.4 billion yuan ($10.3 billion).
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, dropped 0.72 percent, or 7.62 points, to 1,057.31 on turnover of 76.8 billion yuan.