* Hang Seng index gains 0.75%
* China Enterprises index HSCE rises 0.92%
* HSI finance sub-index edges up 0.2%; property up 0.4%
HONG KONG, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Hong Kong shares rose on
Tuesday, tracking strength in overseas markets as U.S. President
Donald Trump left the hospital following treatment for COVID-19,
a development viewed as reducing political uncertainties in the
** Investors' risk appetite improved after Trump returned to
the White House late Monday and said he felt "real good", though
one of his doctors cautioned that he may not be out of the woods
** By midday, the Hang Seng index was 179.19 points
higher, or 0.75%, at 23,946.97.
** China's H-shares index gained 0.92% to 9,534.48,
on track for a third consecutive session of gains.
** Hang Seng Tech Index surged 3.25%, and the
energy index rose 2.25%. The sub-index of Hang Seng
tracking IT sector rose 1.63%, the property climbed
0.43%, and the financial sector gained 0.2%.
** Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd, which gained
6.11%, was the top gainer on the Hang Seng, while Link REIT
was the top drag with a 1.66% drop.
** Chinese markets are closed for a national holiday from
Oct. 1 to Oct. 8.
** Around the region, MSCI's Asia ex-Japan stock index
was firmer by 1.21%, while Japan's Nikkei index
was up 0.45%.
** The top gainers among H-shares were Geely Automobile,
followed by Meituan Dianping, which was up 3.66%, and
Xiaomi Corp, which rose 3.37%
** The three biggest H-shares percentage decliners were
China Telecom, which was down 2.10%, followed by Bank
of China, which fell 1.25%, and China Unicom
that lost 0.98%.
(Reporting by Donny Kwok; Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)