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Hong Kong: Shares close up, buoyed by global markets


[SHANGHAI] Hong Kong shares finished higher on Tuesday, tracking gains in global markets after the benchmark for US tech stocks hit its highest in 15 years.

The Hang Seng index rose 0.9 per cent, to 22,568.43, while the China Enterprises Index gained 0.4 per cent, to 10,283.42 points.

Total trading volume of companies included in the HSI index was 1.5 billion shares.