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Hong Kong: Stocks open 0.99% higher

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:06

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares opened 0.99 per cent higher on Monday after gains on Wall Street that snapped a four-day losing streak.

The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 241.26 points to 24,727.46.

In mainland China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.67 per cent, or 24.83 points, to 3,715.93.

The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, added 0.29 per cent, or 5.61 points, to 1,941.20.

AFP