Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Hang Seng finishes down
(08-07 16:18)

Hong Kong stocks ended 0.80 percent down on Thursday, as concerns over the European economy and international conflicts grew.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index fell 196.57 points to 24,387.56 at the close.
The Shanghai Composite Index dropped 1.34 percent, or 29.80 points, to 2,187.67 on turnover of 137.3 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, fell 0.92 percent, or 10.83 points, to 1,166.50 on turnover of 149.8 billion yuan. --AFP

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