Saturday, August 29, 2015   

Hang Seng, Shanghai end lower
(04-22 16:42)

Hong Kong shares slipped 0.13 percent on Tuesday despite a fifth-straight rally on Wall Street, as traders returned from a long weekend, while attention turns to the release of Chinese manufacturing data.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index ended down 29.56 points at 22,730.68 on turnover of HK$48.25 billion, AFP reports.
In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.34 percent, or 7.00 points, to 2,072.83 on turnover of 82.5 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, fell 0.77 percent, or 8.28 points, to 1,066.50 on turnover of 91.6 billion yuan.   
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