Friday, October 31, 2014   

Hang Seng down on mainland data
(08-21 16:31)

Hong Kong stocks closed 0.66 percent lower Thursday after downbeat Chinese manufacturing data indicated a recovery in the world's second-largest economy has yet to fully take hold.
The Hang Seng Index dropped 165.66 points to 24,994.1 on turnover of HK$75.52 billion.
The Shanghai Composite Index slid 0.44 percent, or 9.75 points, to 2,230.46 on turnover of 140.9 billion yuan.
The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, rose 0.14 percent, or 1.71 points, to 1,223.83 on turnover of 171.3 billion yuan. --AFP   
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German jobless total falls in October (10-30 17:23)
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Spanish economy expands by 0.5% in Q3 (10-30 16:58)
European stocks advance at open (10-30 16:57)
Hang Seng finishes lower (10-30 16:35)
Lufthansa cuts 2015 forecast on global economic slowdown (10-30 16:05)
Bayer raises forecasts for 2014 after strong Q3 (10-30 16:04)
NEC rebounds from losses on smartphone exit (10-30 15:25)

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