Hongkong Market Report Headlines

Vaccine scandal weighs on China shares; HK stocks climb

Shares in China fell on Friday, pulled down by healthcare companies after a vaccine maker warned it could be delisted due to an ongoing vaccine scandal, but planned talks between the United States and China helped ease trade war fears.

China stocks extend losses on weak yuan; trade talks report caps fall

China stocks hit a near two-and-half-year low in early trading on Thursday as the yuan's descent dampened investor confidence, but news of Sino-U.S. trade talks later this month helped recoup some of the losses. ** China said on Thursday a delegation would attend the next round of trade talks with U.S. counterparts in Washington later this month, in the latest bid to defuse a conflict that has set world markets on edge. ** The CSI300 index fell 0.6 percent, to 3,272.

Regional weakness drags Hong Kong shares to end near one-year low

Stocks in Hong Kong fell on Wednesday along with their regional counterparts, ending near one-year lows on bearish Chinese investor sentiment and broader concerns about emerging markets sparked by Turkey's financial crisis. ** At close of trade, the Hang Seng index was down 429.34 points, or 1.55 percent, at 27,323.59. The Hang Seng China Enterprises index fell 1.95 percent to 10,535.14. ** The sub-index of the Hang Seng tracking energy shares dipped 1.9 percent while the IT s