Miners, tech shares carry Australia shares; South32 soars

Miners, tech stocks lift Australia shares; South32 soars

Oct 14 (Reuters) – Australian shares edged higher on Thursday, driven by gains in metal-centric and tech stocks, while diversified miner South 32 surged to a three-year high on buying a stake in a Chilean copper mine. The S&P/ASX 200 index .AXJO rose 0.79% to 7,329.7 points by 0019 GMT. The benchmark dipped 0.1% on … Read more