Agence France-PresseNovember 22, 2013 04:16
Hong Kong shares rose 0.49 percent on Friday after the Dow Jones on Wall Street ended above the 16,000 barrier for the first time.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 115.99 points to 23696.28 on turnover of HK$64.81 billion ($8.36 billion).
Chinese shares closed down 0.43 percent. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 9.39 points to 2,196.38 on turnover of 102.5 billion yuan ($16.8 billion).
However, the index still gained 2.83 percent for the week after the government unveiled a blueprint for reforming the economy.