Friday, August 22, 2014   

Hang Seng steady, Shanghai flat
(04-08 09:48)

Stocks in Hong Kong were flat in opening trade following two days of losses, while Wall Street provided a negative lead with another sell-off. The benchmark Hang Seng Index edged up 12.99 points to 22,390.14 in the first few minutes.
In Shanghai, shares were flat in the first few minutes of trade.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dipped 1.62 points to 2,057.21.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, fell 0.43 percent, or 4.64 points, to 1,063.43.
The markets were closed for a public holiday on Monday.—AFP
   
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