China equity surges as US switches to reconciliatory tone of voice


China stocks rose on Friday after U.S. President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping’s “candid” conversation, with Hong Kong shares gaining after a rebound in tech companies.

The CSI300 index rose 1.0% to 5,020.24 at the end of the morning session, while the Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.4% to...