China Daily

News> Business> Content
Published: 10:06, January 17, 2022 | Updated: 16:30, January 17, 2022
Chinese shares close higher Monday
By Xinhua
Published:10:06, January 17, 2022 Updated:16:30, January 17, 2022 By Xinhua

BEIJING - Chinese stocks closed higher on Monday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 0.58 percent at 3,541.67 points.

The Shenzhen Component Index closed 1.51 percent higher at 14,363.57 points.

The combined turnover of stocks covered by the two indices came in at 1.12 trillion yuan ($176.1 billion), up from 1.11 trillion yuan on the previous trading day.

Shares related to COVID-19 drugs and digital currency posted strong performances. Those in the sectors of COVID-19 testing and medical equipment led the losses.

The ChiNext Index, tracking China's NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, gained 1.63 percent to close at 3,170.41 points.

Share this story

Please click in the upper right corner to open it in your browser !