Hong Kong: Stocks end with more losses

HONG Kong stocks fell on Tuesday (Aug 16) on lingering worries about the economic outlook, though mainland Chinese markets edged higher on hopes for fresh stimulus.

The Hang Seng Index fell 1.05 per cent, or 210.34 points, to end at 19,830.52.

The Shanghai Composite Index inched up 0.05 per cent, or 1.80 points, to 3,277.88, while the Shenzhen Composite Index on China's second exchange added 0.43 per cent, or 9.60 points, to 2,227.04. AFP


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