Upbeat economic data send China’s equity soaring


China stocks ended higher on Tuesday, as upbeat Chinese economic data and coronavirus vaccine hopes lifted risk appetite.

The blue-chip CSI300 index .CSI300 rose 0.8% to 4,688.48, while the Shanghai Composite Index .SSEC gained 0.5% to 3,295.68.

China's industrial output accelerated the most in eight months in August, while retail sales grew for the first time...