Hong Kong shares to open higher on stronger global outlook

Last Updated: Fri, Jan 25, 2013 01:30 hrs

HONG KONG, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Hong Kong shares are likely to open slightly higher on Friday tracking positive sentiment from encouraging U.S. jobless claims figures and solid China factory data.

The Hang Seng Index was set to open up 0.23 percent at 23,653.54 points. The China Enterprises Index of the top Chinese listings in Hong Kong was indicated to start 0.4 percent higher.

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