Hong Kong stocks open lower

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29th November, 2019 12:41:10 printer

Hong Kong stocks open lower


Hong Kong stocks dropped sharply at the beginning of business Friday as investors wound down on the last trading day of the month, while awaiting signals on the China-US tariffs talks, reports AFP.

The Hang Seng index sank 0.70 percent, or 188.35 points, to 26,705.38.

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index eased 0.13 percent, or 3.72 points, to 2,885.97 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China’s second exchange, dipped 0.05 percent, or 0.74 points, to 1,597.11.