HONG KONG, Sept 6 (Reuters) - Hong Kong shares closed at
their highest since late May on Friday and posted their biggest
weekly gain in a year, ahead of key economic data from the
United States and China in coming days.
The Hang Seng Index finished up 0.1 percent at
22,621.2 points, its highest closing level since May 28. The
benchmark had a weekly gain of 4.1 percent, its biggest since
the week that ended Sept. 14, 2012.
The China Enterprises Index of the top Chinese
listings in Hong Kong slipped 0.1 percent on the day, but jumped
5.2 percent on the week.
U.S. labour data for August will come out later on Friday.
Beijing is due to release August trade data on Sunday, inflation
on Monday, then industrial output, retail sales and urban
investment on Tuesday. Money supply and loan growth data is
expected from Sunday.