The Canadian PressJanuary 20, 2014 02:17
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Asian stock markets were lacklustre Monday with Wall Street closed for a long weekend and China's economic growth slowing.
Japan's Nikkei 225 sank 0.6 per cent to 15,638.54. China's Shanghai Composite index slipped 0.4 per cent to 1,996.27 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.5 per cent at 23,010.25. Australia's S
China's economy grew 7.7 per cent in the quarter through December, down from 7.8 per cent the previous quarter. For the full year, the economy expanded 7.7 per cent, tying 2012 for the weakest performance since the 1990s.