Hong Kong shares have closed 1.01 per cent higher on Monday after pro-austerity parties in Greece won enough votes to form a government, easing concerns the country could exit the eurozone.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index jumped 193.87 points to 19,427.81 on turnover of HK$47.96 billion ($A6.22 billion).
Chinese shares closed up 0.40 per cent. The Shanghai Composite Index, which covers both A and B shares, added 9.20 points to 2,316.05 on turnover of 60.3 billion yuan ($A9.41 billion).
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