You are here

Hong Kong: Stocks end the day higher

file7d2aus0jmia4iodb4zr.jpg

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong and mainland Chinese shares closed with healthy gains on Tuesday on vaccine hopes and after fresh data indicating China's economic recovery is on well on track.

The Hang Seng Index jumped 0.86 per cent, or 226.19 points, to 26,567.68.

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index surged 1.77 per cent, or 60.18 points, to 3,451.95, while the Shenzhen Composite Index on China's second exchange rallied 1.64 per cent, or 36.89 points, to 2,286.55.

AFP

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to t.me/BizTimes