SYDNEY, AAP – Australia’s share market closed higher and had its strongest week in the past 13.
The S&P/ASX200 benchmark index closed higher by 75 points, or 1.11 per cent, to 6840.5 on Friday.
Meanwhile the All Ordinaries closed higher by 75 points, or 1.07 per cent, at 7112.9.
The ASX200 gained 3.53 per cent for the week.
The Aussie dollar was buying 75.95 US cents at 1618 AEDT, lower from 76.26 US cents at Thursday’s close.