Saturday, January 31, 2015   

Hang Seng inches higher, Shanghai falls
(03-04 09:43)

Stocks in Hong Kong gained 0.18 percent in the first few minutes of trade as investors picked up bargains following the previous day's sell-off that was fuelled by fears of a Ukraine-Russia conflict. The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 45.50 points to 22,542.17.
In Shanghai, shares were down in morning tradey, tracking overnight losses on Wall Street. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slid 0.64 percent, or 13.27 points, to 2,061.97.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, fell 0.77 percent, or 8.54 points, to 1,100.87.—AFP

   
Other Business breaking news:
Eurozone deflation accelerates in January (01-30 18:10)
German retail sales grow for fifth year in row: data (01-30 17:32)
Spanish economy grows by 1.4 percent in 2014: stats office (01-30 17:19)
Taiwan's economy slows in fourth quarter 2014 (01-30 17:03)
European stocks rise at open (01-30 17:02)
Hang Seng ends lower (01-30 16:16)
Honda cuts full-year profit forecast (01-30 15:14)
Japan's biggest airlines project smooth annual earnings (01-30 15:13)
Nikkei finishes higher (01-30 15:01)
Japan unemployment rate down in December (01-30 12:23)

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