• Hong Kong stocks fell one percent in the morning on Monday.
  • The Hang Seng Index shed 1.00 percent, or 273.53 points, to 27,079.16 by the break.
  • Traders also spooked by fresh violent protests in the city at the weekend.

HONG KONG: Hong Kong stocks fell one percent in the morning on Monday following last week's rally, with traders also spooked by fresh violent protests in the city at the weekend.

The Hang Seng Index shed 1.00 percent, or 273.53 points, to 27,079.16 by the break.