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Hong Kong stocks rally on talks hopes

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AFP, Hong Kong :
Hong Kong stocks rallied Wednesday with other Asian markets as investors were cheered by upbeat developments that have provided hope for the China-US trade talks.
The Hang Seng Index added 1.61 percent, or 415.04 points, to 26,186.71.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.31 percent, or 8.06 points, to 2,602.15, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, edged up 0.16 percent, or 2.13 points, to 1,346.03.

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