Thursday, October 2, 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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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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