Agence France-PresseOctober 25, 2013 04:03
Hong Kong stocks closed 0.6 percent lower on Friday despite a positive lead from Wall Street, as profit-taking dragged the market lower.
The benchmark Hang Seng Index dipped 137.48 points to 22,698.34 on turnover of HK$62.55 billion ($8.07 billion).
Chinese shares closed down 1.45 percent. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 31.36 points to 2,132.96 on turnover of 99.7 billion yuan ($16.4 billion).
The index lost 2.77 percent for the week.