Chinese shares open higher Thursday

BEIJING, April 9 (Xinhua) - Chinese stocks opened higher on Thursday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 0.37 percent to open at 2,825.84 points.


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The Shenzhen Component Index opened 0.65 percent higher at 10,453.86 points.

The ChiNext Index, China's NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, was up 0.84 percent to open at 1,981.24 points Thursday.