Sunday, April 20, 2014   

Hang Seng flat, Shanghai positive
(12-10 09:59)

Stocks in Hong Kong started flat after a US Federal Reserve official indicated the central bank could announce a cut to its stimulus at its meeting next week.
The Hang Seng Index dipped 11.72 points to 23,799.45.
In Shanghai, shares were up slightly in morning trade as investors awaited the release of key economic indicators later in the day, dealers said.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index climbed 0.19 percent, or 4.33 points, to 2,242.53. The government will announce economic statistics including retail sales for November in the afternoon.—AFP
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