Friday, August 1, 2014   

Hang Seng boosted by Wall St lead and manufacturing data at break
(07-02 12:10)

Hong Kong stocks rose 0.97 percent in the morning Wednesday, following a record close on Wall Street and after a survey suggested Chinese manufacturing in June was growing at its fastest pace this year.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 223.92 points to 23,414.64 by the break on turnover of HK$36.04 billion. --AFP   
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European markets open lower (2 hrs 5 mins ago)
Sharp logs US$17.4m first-quarter net loss (08-01 14:38)
Nikkei tracks Street losses (08-01 14:09)
Hang Seng eases at lunch (08-01 12:35)
Nikkei down at mid-day (08-01 11:13)
China home prices fall faster in July (08-01 11:12)
Wall Street plunges on sell-off (08-01 10:48)
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