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Hong Kong: Stocks see small bounce at open

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Hong Kong stocks staged a small recovery at the open on Tuesday following the previous day's rout but investors remain on edge over the economic impact of the coronavirus and the crash in oil prices.

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks staged a small recovery at the open on Tuesday following the previous day's rout but investors remain on edge over the economic impact of the coronavirus and the crash in oil prices.

The Hang Seng Index rose 0.98 per cent, or 245.22 points, to 25,285.68.

But the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dipped 0.83 per cent, or 24.36 points, to 2,918.93 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, fell 1.14 per cent, 21.08 points, to 1,821.58.

AFP

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