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Hong Kong: Stocks finish up at fresh record

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[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks closed at another record high on Thursday, extending a rally in line with global markets, following data showing China's economy grew much more than expected last year.

The Hang Seng Index climbed 0.43 per cent, or 138.53 points, to finish at 32,121.94.

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.87 per cent, or 30.08 points, to 3,474.75 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, added 0.13 per cent, or 2.46 points, to 1,924.20.


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