Hong Kong Shares End Up As Casino Plays Surge


Hong Kong shares end up as casino plays surge

HONG KONG, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th july,2016) - Hong Kong stocks rallied Tuesday thanks to a surge in casino shares, while investors await key central bank meetings in the United States and Japan. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.62 percent, or 136.

29 points, to end at 22,129.73. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index advanced 1.14 percent, or 34.34 points, to 3,050.17.

The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, rose 1.25 percent, or 25.15 points, to 2,044.96.