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hongkong stock exchange2 40HONG KONG: Hong Kong shares finished 0.99 percent higher Thursday as traders followed a rally on Wall Street that was fuelled by renewed hopes of a US deal to avert the fiscal cliff of tax hikes and spending cuts.

 

The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 213.91 points to end at 21,922.89 on turnover of HK$54.46 billion ($7.03 billion).

 

However, Chinese shares fell for a fourth straight day to a fresh four-year low. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 10.04 points to 1,963.49 on turnover of 49.5 billion yuan ($7.9 billion).

 

The index finished at its lowest level since January 16, 2009.

 

Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2012


 



 
Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 18,288.63 0.86
Arrow Nasdaq 5,008.10 0.90
Arrow S&P 2,117.39 0.61
Arrow FTSE 6,940.64 0.09
Arrow DAX 11,410.36 0.08
Arrow CAC-40 4,917.32 0.69
Arrow Nikkei 18,826.88 0.15
Arrow H.Seng 24,887.44 0.15
Arrow Sensex 29,459.14 0.33







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Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyDecember
Trade Balance $-1.703 bln
Exports $2.156 bln
Imports $3.859 bln
WeeklyFebruary 26, 2015
Reserves $15.944 bln