Wednesday, July 30, 2014   

Hang Seng, Shanghai down at close
(05-07 16:24)

Hong Kong shares ended 1.05 percent lower on Wednesday following losses on Wall Street and in line with a regional sell-off.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index fell 230.07 points to 21,746.26 on turnover of HK$62.25 billion, AFP reports.
In China the Shanghai Composite Index dropped 0.89 percent, or 17.96 points, to 2,010.08 on turnover of 57.6 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, lost 1.55 percent, or 16.21 points, to 1,027.99 on turnover of 74.1 billion yuan.   
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