Tencent shares rose 2.9 per cent to end at HK$406.20, the first time they have closed above HK$400 in three weeks, as investors chased the stock amid expectations it could post strong quarterly earnings growth next week. Photo: AP

Tencent propels Hong Kong stocks higher for third straight day

Hang Seng Index ends up 0.9 per cent, or 273.08 points, at 30,809.22

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Tencent shares rose 2.9 per cent to end at HK$406.20, the first time they have closed above HK$400 in three weeks, as investors chased the stock amid expectations it could post strong quarterly earnings growth next week. Photo: AP
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