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Hong Kong shares resume fall as China economic worries prevail HONG KONG: Hong Kong shares finished lower on Thursday after weak Chinese housing data heightened concerns of a deepening downtrend in the property sector that is weighing on the broader economy.China's new home prices fell in August for a fourth straight month and declines spread to a record number of cities.The Hang Seng Index ended 0.9 percent down at 24,168.72 points after it snapped an eight-day decline on Wednesday by rising 1 pct. The China Enterprises Index of the leading offshore Chinese listings in Hong Kong also slid 0.9 percent.Property stocks were some of the heaviest hit. China Resources Land sank 2.8 percent, a leading percentage loser on the Hang Seng, and China Overseas Land & Investment shed 1.8 percent.China Mobile declined 1.2 percent to a three-week closing low, while China Unicom skidded 1.7 percent. Telcos have been under pressure since a Tuesday report on the 21st Century Business Herald ...

Philippine stocks at over 1-week closing high; Malaysia up ahead of rate decision BANGKOK: The Philippine key index scaled a more than one-week closing high on Thursday amid foreign inflows into large cap property shares while banking stocks outperformed in Malaysia ahead of the central bank's decision on interest rates.Most other Southeast Asian stock markets traded in the positive territory after the US Federal Reserve on Wednesday renewed its pledge to keep interest rates near zero for a "considerable time".The Philippine composite index rose 0.8 percent to 7,287.29, ...
SE Asia stocks most higher; Malaysia keeps rates steady BANGKOK: Most Southeast Asian markets gained on Thursday, with banking shares outperforming in Malaysia before the central bank rate decision, while stocks in Indonesia and Thailand closed at their highest in more than a week.Malaysia's central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged at 3.25 percent on Thursday, holding off from a second tightening in less than three months after recent signs of a slowdown in exports and credit growth.The rate decision came after the ...
Hong Kong shares end 0.85pc lower HONG KONG: Hong Kong stocks closed 0.85 percent lower Thursday, giving up most of the previous day's gains, after the US Federal Reserve suggested an eventual interest rate hike tipped for late next year could be more than forecast.The Hang Seng Index shed 207.69 points to 24,168.72 on turnover of HK$70.20 billion ($9.06 billion).The index rallied one percent on Wednesday on a report that China's central bank had pumped $81 billion into the country's top ...
Asian shares mostly up after Fed decision HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly rose Thursday while the dollar rallied after the Federal Reserve stuck to its timetable on hiking interest rates but indicated they could rise more sharply than initially envisaged.The central bank's statement that its federal funds rate would remain low for "some considerable time" fanned a rally on Wall Street, with the Dow ending at a record high.Tokyo surged 1.13 percent, or 178.90 points, to 16,067.57 thanks to the weaker yen, ...
China shares end up as bank gains outweigh property pains HONG KONG: China shares held onto slim gains on Thursday, as a jump in banking stocks outweighed falling property developers hurt by weak housing data. The Shanghai Composite Index edged up 0.4 percent to 2,315.90 points. The CSI300 of the leading Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share listings closed up 0.3 percent. Property companies were among the hardest hit. China's new home prices fell in August for a fourth straight month and declines spread to a record ...
Tokyo stocks close up 1.13pc on weaker yen TOKYO: Tokyo stocks rose 1.13 percent Thursday after a record close on Wall Street and as a sharply weaker yen boosted exporters, but Sony plunged after warning of a huge annual loss.The Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange gained 178.90 points to 16,067.57, while the Topix index of all first-section issues rose 0.99 percent, or 12.95 points, to 1,317.91.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,279.74 0.08
Arrow Nasdaq 4,579.79 0.30
Arrow S&P 2,010.40 0.05
Arrow FTSE 6,837.92 0.27
Arrow DAX 9,799.26 0.01
Arrow CAC-40 4,461.22 0.08
Arrow Nikkei 16,321.17 1.58
Arrow H.Seng 24,306.16 0.57
Arrow Sensex 27,090.42 0.08

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Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-1.434 bln
Exports $1.930 bln
Imports $3.364 bln
WeeklySeptember 18, 2014
Reserves $13.525 bln