Thursday, April 24, 2014   

Hang Seng opens higher, Shanghai flat
(01-16 09:39)

Stocks in Hong Kong opened up 0.80 percent following a record close on Wall Street in response to an upbeat report on the US economy. The benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 183.14 points to 23,085.14 in early trade.
In Shanghai, shares were flat in morning trading as investors awaited economic statistics for 2013 next week.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.06 percent, or 1.20 points, to 2,022.15..—AFP
   
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Hang Seng, Shanghai fall at close (04-23 16:47)
China to increase natural gas supply (04-23 16:16)
China Mobile profit down (04-23 15:53)
European markets open flat (04-23 15:40)
Australia sees higher price levels in first quarter (04-23 15:13)
Nikkei rallies at close (04-23 14:16)

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