Renewable energy companies: EGing Photovoltaic Technology Co. (600537) (600537 CH) rose 2.5 percent to 16.02 yuan, the most since Feb. 22. Shanghai Chaori Solar Energy Science & Technology Co. (002506 CH) added 3.3 percent to 12.71 yuan.
The Chinese government will give subsidies to cover investment and expenses for connecting electricity produced from renewable sources to power grids, the Ministry of Finance said in a statement on its website. The country will also give a 4,000 yuan ($634.4) subsidy annually for each kilowatt of power- generation capacity using renewable sources, the statement said.
Henan Shuanghui Investment & Development Co. (000895) (000895 CH), the publicly traded unit of China’s biggest food company, gained 3.2 percent to 71.13 yuan, the most since March 13. The company received approval for an asset restructuring from the China Securities Regulatory Commission, Shuanghui said in a statement.
Jiuguijiu Co. (000799) (000799 CH) climbed 3.6 percent to 32 yuan after the liquor maker said first-quarter profit probably jumped as much as 470 percent from a year ago.
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