Agence France-PresseFebruary 24, 2014 05:17
Hong Kong shares closed down 0.80 percent on Monday, falling in line with other regional markets after a weak lead from Wall Street.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index lost 179.68 points to end at 22,388.56 on turnover of HK$57.17 billion ($7.37 billion).
Chinese shares also closed down on concerns over possible credit-tightening for the property sector, dealers said.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dropped 1.75 percent, or 37.00 points, to 2,076.69 on turnover of 107.2 billion yuan ($17.6 billion)