China CSI300 rebounds from 5-year low

Hong Kong - A gauge of large-cap Chinese stocks listed in the mainland made a modest rebound on Tuesday from the previous day's five-year low, lifted by strong gains for the property sector.

The CSI300 of the largest Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share listings, which hit its lowest closing level since February 2009 on Monday, rose 0.5 percent.

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The Shanghai Composite Index finished up 0.1 percent at 2,001.2 points, finishing above the key 2,000-point level.