Hong Kong stocks open 0.77 percent higher

A+
A
A-

HONG KONG–Hong Kong stocks rose 0.77 percent after the opening bell Friday following another rally on Wall Street that was fueled by comments from a Federal Reserve official that its bond-buying programme will not be wound up too soon.

The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 156.55 points to 20,596.63 in the first few minutes of trade.

Disclaimer: The comments uploaded on this site do not necessarily represent or reflect the views of management and owner of INQUIRER.net. We reserve the right to exclude comments that we deem to be inconsistent with our editorial standards.

To subscribe to the Philippine Daily Inquirer newspaper in the Philippines, call +63 2 896-6000 for Metro Manila and Metro Cebu or email your subscription request here.

Factual errors? Contact the Philippine Daily Inquirer's day desk. Believe this article violates journalistic ethics? Contact the Inquirer's Reader's Advocate. Or write The Readers' Advocate:

c/o Philippine Daily Inquirer Chino Roces Avenue corner Yague and Mascardo Streets, Makati City,Metro Manila, Philippines Or fax nos. +63 2 8974793 to 94

editors' picks

advertisement
advertisement