Thursday, October 23, 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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