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Hong Kong: Stocks suffer fourth straight loss

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[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks tumbled for a fourth straight day on Thursday, following a broad downturn in New York, with energy firms hit by another sell-off in oil prices.

The Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong sank 0.83 per cent, or 193.08 points, to 23,132.35.

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.13 per cent, or 3.96 points, to 3,112.35 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, shed 0.06 per cent, or 1.27 points, to 2,068.09.


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