Shares in Hong Kong slipped 0.77 percent in the first few minutes Monday after surging almost six percent at the end of last week as investors await the resumption of trade in Shanghai, which is witnessing severe volatility.
The Hang Seng Index eased 191.70 points to 24,709.58.
Source : AFP
Stocks in Hong Kong rose 0.77 percent Thursday, in line with a regional advance, as investors await the release of key US jobs data at the end of the week.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 192.89 points to 25,275.64 on turnover of HK$ 124.74 billion ($ 16.10 billion).
In mainland China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.41 percent, or 15.49 points, to 3,825.78 on turnover of 632.0 billion yuan ($ 102.9 billion).
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China’s second exchange, gained 1.86 percent, or 37.36 points, to 2,043.03 on turnover of 583.1 billion yuan.