Hong Kong stocks rose on Friday, capping a holiday-shortened trading week, as main indexes managed to recover much of the damage done during the recent rout.
The Hang Seng index rose 1.0 percent, to 31,267.17, while the China Enterprises Index gained 1.7 percent, to 12,735.06. The sub-index of the Hang Seng tracking energy shares rose 2.2 percent, while the IT sector rose 1.32 percent, the financial sector was 0.91 percent higher and the property sector rose 1.47 percent.
The top gainer on Hang Seng was Country Garden Holdings Co Ltd, up 6.21 percent, while the biggest loser was Sunny Optical Technology Group Co Ltd, which was down 1.71 percent.
Source : Reuters