The Shanghai Composite Index is advancing slightly to 3,253.09 in Shanghai in early trading.
China Life Insurance Co. contributed the most to the index gain, increasing 3.7 percent. Yueyang Forest & Paper Co. had the largest increase, rising 10.0 percent.
In early trading, 604 of 1,506 shares rose, while 799 fell; 4 of 5 sectors were higher, led by conglomerate stocks.
Source : Bloomberg