Hong Kong, Shanghai Up At Break

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Hong Kong, Shanghai up at break

HONG KONG, Jan 5, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 05th Jan, 2017 ) - Hong Kong stocks were up at the break on Thursday, while Shanghai was slightly boosted on buying of heavyweights including oil firms and plane equipment manufacturers, dealers said.

The Hang Seng Index was up 1.13 percent, or 288.29 points, to 22,422.76 soon after opening. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.11 percent, or 3.58 points, to 3,162.37. The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, inched 0.01 percent higher, or 0.13 points, at 2,008.92.