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Hong Kong: Stocks flat at open

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Hong Kong shares started the day barely moved on Thursday following a tepid lead from Wall Street and as they keep tabs on the China-US trade talks.

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares started the day barely moved on Thursday following a tepid lead from Wall Street and as they keep tabs on the China-US trade talks.

The Hang Seng Index inched up 1.96 points to 27,690.60.

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dipped 0.05 per cent, or 1.52 points, to 2,977.08, while the main index on China's second exchange in Shenzhen opened 0.10 per cent, or 1.70 points, down at 1,639.53.

AFP

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