China’s stocks rose, driving the benchmark index to the highest level in two weeks. Property developers and consumer-staples producers advanced, while rare-earth companies declined.
The Shanghai Composite Index advanced 0.5 percent to 2,168.72 at 10:23 a.m. local time. The CSI 300 Index climbed 0.7 percent to 2,396.59.
— With assistance by Allen Wan