A delivery worker waits in traffic in Beijing on November 9, ahead of the Singles' Day shopping festival. Positive data from China’s services sector has boosted Hong Kong stocks on Thursday. Photo: AFP
A delivery worker waits in traffic in Beijing on November 9, ahead of the Singles' Day shopping festival. Positive data from China’s services sector has boosted Hong Kong stocks on Thursday. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong markets gain, as UK vaccine approval, positive China services sector data fuel hopes of Covid-19 recovery

  • The Shanghai Composite Index slips 0.2 per cent for its second consecutive day of declines
  • Pharmaceutical stocks rise in both Hong Kong and mainland markets, lead gains among blue chips on Hang Seng Index

Topic |   China economy
A delivery worker waits in traffic in Beijing on November 9, ahead of the Singles' Day shopping festival. Positive data from China’s services sector has boosted Hong Kong stocks on Thursday. Photo: AFP
A delivery worker waits in traffic in Beijing on November 9, ahead of the Singles' Day shopping festival. Positive data from China’s services sector has boosted Hong Kong stocks on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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