Hong Kong shares soar 6%, leading Asian market gains


              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              Currency traders watch computer monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Thursday after strong U.S. hiring dampened hopes the Federal Reserve might ease off plans for interest rate hikes and the OPEC group of oil exporters agreed to output cuts to shore up prices. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              Currency traders watch their computer monitors near the screens showing the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won, left, and the Korean Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (KOSDAQ), center, at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Thursday after strong U.S. hiring dampened hopes the Federal Reserve might ease off plans for interest rate hikes and the OPEC group of oil exporters agreed to output cuts to shore up prices. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks by the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), left, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Thursday after strong U.S. hiring dampened hopes the Federal Reserve might ease off plans for interest rate hikes and the OPEC group of oil exporters agreed to output cuts to shore up prices. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Thursday after strong U.S. hiring dampened hopes the Federal Reserve might ease off plans for interest rate hikes and the OPEC group of oil exporters agreed to output cuts to shore up prices. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              A currency trader walks by the screen showing the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022. Asian stocks were mixed Thursday after strong U.S. hiring dampened hopes the Federal Reserve might ease off plans for interest rate hikes and the OPEC group of oil exporters agreed to output cuts to shore up prices. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              FILE - Street signs at the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets are shown in lower Manhattan, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021.   (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
            
              Traders gather around a post as Twitter shares resume trading on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
            
              People pass by an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in Tokyo. Hong Kong’s share benchmark soared more than 5% on Wednesday as Asian shares tracked gains on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
            
              A person stands in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index  Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in Tokyo. Hong Kong’s share benchmark soared more than 5% on Wednesday as Asian shares tracked gains on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
            
              A person walks in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, in Tokyo. Hong Kong’s share benchmark soared more than 5% on Wednesday as Asian shares tracked gains on Wall Street. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
Hong Kong shares soar 6%, leading Asian market gains