Agence France-PresseFebruary 27, 2014 04:48
Hong Kong shares jumped 1.74 percent on Thursday, adding to the previous day's advance following a positive lead from Wall Street.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 390.74 points to end at 22,828.18 on turnover of HK$73.19 billion (US$9.44 billion).
Chinese shares ended 0.30 percent higher. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 6.10 points to 2,047.35 on turnover of 112.9 billion yuan ($18.4 billion).