Chinese shares close higher Tuesday


Chinese stocks closed higher on Tuesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 2.58 percent, at 2,925.72 points.

The Shenzhen Component Index closed 3.74 percent higher at 9,037.67 points.

The ChiNext Index, China's NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, gained 3.91 percent to close at 1,487.35 points on Tuesday.

The ChiNext Index, together with...