China shares end higher on trade optimism; growth worries persist

  • Markets
  • Friday, 11 Jan 2019

SHANGHAI: Shares in China ended higher on Friday amid news that China’s top trade negotiator may visit Washington this month, boosting optimism about a resolution to the Sino-U.S. trade war. However, concerns about a slowing economy continued to weigh on investor sentiments.

The Shanghai Composite index settled 0.74 percent higher at 2,553.83, while the blue-chip CSI300 index advanced 0.72 percent.

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