Hong Kong stocks close higher while Shenzhen drops

(AGI) Hong Kong, July 16 - The Hong Kong Stock Exchange closed0.27 percent higher on Wednesday in the wake of greater thanexpected growth for the Chinese economy in the second quarter.The Shanghai Stock Exchange edged up 0.15 percent, while theShenzhen dropped 1.03 percent. . .

(AGI) Hong Kong, July 16 - The Hong Kong Stock Exchange closed0.27 percent higher on Wednesday in the wake of greater thanexpected growth for the Chinese economy in the second quarter.The Shanghai Stock Exchange edged up 0.15 percent, while theShenzhen dropped 1.03 percent. . .