Thursday, October 2, 2014   

Hang Seng leaps 1pc at close
(01-08 16:12)

Stocks in Hong Kong ended the day 1.25 percent higher, taking a lead from Wall Street in response to a strong set of US trade data. The benchmark Hang Seng Index gained 283.81 points to 22,996.59 on turnover of HK$75.98 billion.
At the start of trading today, index gained 122.03 points to 22,834.81 in the first few minutes.—AFP

   
Other Business breaking news:
China eases home purchase restriction (09-30 18:12)
Eurozone inflation drops, unemployment steady (09-30 17:54)
Apple to launch iPhone 6 in China from October 17 (09-30 17:38)
German unemployment rate steady in September: official data (09-30 16:44)
Hang Seng plunges ahead of holidays (09-30 16:36)
French public debt over 2.0 trillion euros for first time: data (09-30 14:59)
German retail sales climb in August (09-30 14:25)
China September PMI misses estimate: HSBC (09-30 14:05)
China clears way for Apple iPhone 6 sales: regulator (09-30 13:50)
Hang Seng falls by lunch (09-30 12:27)

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