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Hong Kong stocks flat at lunch

Hong Kong stocks ended the morning session flat on Monday as fears over heavy losses on Wall Street were offset by bargain hunting. The benchmark Hang Seng Index edged up 11.82 points at 23,015.46 on turnover of HK$33.19 billion ($4.28 billion). dan/pj

Hong Kong shares end 0.79% lower

Hong Kong shares fell 0.79 percent Friday following a heavy sell-off on Wall Street, while Chinese inflation data for March came in below forecasts. The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 183.32 points to 23,003.64 on turnover of HK$96.34 billion (US$12.43 billion). In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slid 0.18 percent, or 3.76 points, to 2,130.54 on turnover of 111.6 billion yuan ($18.0 billion). The index gained 3.48 percent for the week.

Hong Kong stocks down 0.66% at lunch

Hong Kong shares slipped 0.66 percent by the break on Friday, in line with regional losses following a sell-off on Wall Street. The benchmark Hang Seng Index fell 153.28 points to 23,033.68 on turnover of HK$54.57 billion ($7.04 billion). lm/dan

Hong Kong stocks open 0.36% lower

Hong Kong shares slipped 0.36 percent in the first few minutes of trade Friday, in line with regional losses following a sell-off on Wall Street. The benchmark Hang Seng Index fell 82.61 points to 23,104.35. dan/mtp

Hong Kong shares close up 1.51%

Hong Kong shares closed 1.51 percent higher on Thursday, lifted by a rally on Wall Street and by plans to give the city's investors greater access to the Shanghai stock market. The benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 343.79 points to 23,186.96 on turnover of HK$106.91 billion (US$13.79 billion). In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 1.38 percent, or 29.06 points, to 2,134.30 on turnover of 129.8 billion yuan ($20.9 billion).

Hong Kong stocks up 1.01% at lunch

Hong Kong stocks ended the morning session 1.01 percent higher on Wednesday, in line with broad regional advance after Wall Street capped a three-session losing streak. The benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 228.43 points to 22,825.4 by the break on turnover of HK$38.55 billion ($4.97 billion). dan/ac

Hong Kong, China stocks end higher

Shares in Hong Kong and China rallied on Tuesday on hopes Beijing will unveil new measures to boost the mainland economy after last week's mini-stimulus. In Hong Kong, the benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 0.98 percent, or 219.82 points, to 22,596.97 on turnover of HK$73.87 billion (US$9.53 billion). In China the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index jumped 1.92 percent, or 39.45 points, to 2,098.28 on turnover of 108.0 billion yuan ($17.4 billion).

Hong Kong stocks up 0.88% at lunch

Hong Kong stocks climbed 0.88 percent on bargain hunting Tuesday following two days of losses, while investors shrugged off another negative lead from Wall Street. The benchmark Hang Seng Index rose 197.15 points to 22,574.30 by the break on turnover of HK$37.41 billion ($4.83 billion). dan/erf

Hong Kong stocks end 0.59% lower

Hong Kong shares sank 0.59 percent Monday following heavy losses on Wall Street, despite a healthy US jobs report. The benchmark Hang Seng Index lost 132.93 points to end at 22,377.15 on turnover of HK$57.61 billion (US$7.43 billion). In China, the Shanghai and Shenzhen markets were closed for a public holiday. erf/pj

Hong Kong stocks down 0.59% at lunch

Hong Kong stocks fell 0.59 percent on Monday morning following heavy losses on Wall Street, despite an upbeat US jobs report. The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 133.65 points to 22,376.43 by the break on turnover of HK$30.46 billion ($3.93 billion). dan/erf
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