Stock price movements are seen on screens at a securities company in Shanghai. Chinese and Hong Kong stocks rose on Thursday. Photo: AFP
Stock price movements are seen on screens at a securities company in Shanghai. Chinese and Hong Kong stocks rose on Thursday. Photo: AFP

Evergrande, mainland developers boost Hong Kong stocks, with benchmark index closing higher for a third straight day

  • The Hang Seng Index closed 1 per cent higher at 25,247.99, after losing as much as 0.5 per cent earlier
  • Evergrande’s shares rose 6.8 per cent, after it made interest payments on three dollar bonds, lifts other mainland developers

Stock price movements are seen on screens at a securities company in Shanghai. Chinese and Hong Kong stocks rose on Thursday. Photo: AFP
Stock price movements are seen on screens at a securities company in Shanghai. Chinese and Hong Kong stocks rose on Thursday. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE