China stocks edged up on Friday to post their best week in a month, aided by strong gains in shares of technology companies.
The blue-chip CSI300 index ended 0.2 percent higher at 3,405.02 points while the Shanghai Composite Index closed flat at 2,795.31 points. For the week, CSI300 is up 2.7 percent while the SSEC gained 2 percent, both posting their best week since mid-July.
However, both the SSEC and CSI300 are down more than 10 pct since late May Technology shares have rallied after China said it has revamped a national leadership group charged with planning and studying its key technological development strategies, signalling a potential policy boost for home-grown tech firms. The tech-heavy start-up board ChiNextP rallied 2 percent this week, snapping a three-week losing streak.
Source : Reuters