Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) boost was primarily due to a boost in investor confidence involving a likely positive outcome of the ongoing trade dispute

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) boost was primarily due to a boost in investor confidence involving a likely positive outcome of the ongoing trade dispute

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) boost was primarily due to a boost in investor confidence involving a likely positive outcome of the ongoing trade dispute Global markets reacted positively this week as both the United States and China made new progress in possibly putting an end to the now year-long trade war. The moves […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares ended higher sparked by speculation that the local government may act to ease protests

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares ended higher sparked by speculation that the local government may act to ease protests

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares ended higher sparked by speculation that the local government may act to ease protests Hong Kong shares ended higher on Wednesday, with the city’s main equity gauge clinging to early gains sparked by speculation that the local government may act to ease protests. The Hang Seng Index added […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mixed after weak China data

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mixed after weak China data

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mixed after weak China data Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday following the release of weak producer price data from China. Figures from China’s National Bureau of Statistics showed the largest contraction in factory gate prices in three years, with prices dropping by 0.8% compared to a year earlier in August, […]

Hong Kong leader to withdraw loathed extradition bill: reports

Hong Kong leader to withdraw loathed extradition bill: reports

Hong Kong’s embattled pro-Beijing leader is planning to permanently shelve a loathed extradition bill on Wednesday, local media reported, a potentially major concession to pro-democracy protesters after three months of crippling demonstrations. Carrie Lam, the city’s unelected chief executive, is expected the make the announcement Wednesday afternoon, the South China Morning Post and the HK01 […]

Asian markets mostly down as tariffs kick in

Asian markets mostly down as tariffs kick in

Most Asian markets fell on Monday as fresh Chinese and US tariffs on goods worth hundreds of billions of dollars kicked in, though Donald Trump reiterated that the two sides were still due to holds talks this month. Hong Kong was also being weighed by another weekend of violence, fuelling worries about possible Chinese intervention […]

Nikkei, Hong Kong: (HSI:.HSI) slip as Mnuchin gives mixed signals in interview

Nikkei, Hong Kong: (HSI:.HSI) slip as Mnuchin gives mixed signals in interview

Asian markets retreated in early trading Thursday, as geopolitical tensions and the inverted U.S. Treasury yield curve weighed on investors concerned about a global economic slowdown. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin that he expects Chinese officials to travel to Washington for renewed trade negotiations, but did not give a timeline, Bloomberg News reported. He did […]

China stocks down amid trade uncertainty; Hong Kong: (HSI:.HSI) inches up

China stocks down amid trade uncertainty;  Hong Kong: (HSI:.HSI) inches up

China stocks down amid trade uncertainty; Hong Kong: (HSI:.HSI) inches up Chinese stocks fell on Wednesday morning amid lingering uncertainty around the Sino-U.S. trade war, as the positive impact from MSCI’s latest phase of China stock inclusion fades. The CSI300 index fell 0.4% to 3,800.04 at the end of the morning session, while the Shanghai […]

First Gun Shot Is Fired as New Weapons Enter Hong Kong Protests

First Gun Shot Is Fired as New Weapons Enter Hong Kong Protests

Police fired water cannon and tear gas in running battles with brick-throwing anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday, the second day of violent clashes in the Chinese-ruled city. The protesters, many in masks and wearing black, threw several petrol bombs, some taking off down narrow side streets in the pouring rain. Water cannon have […]

Hong Kong Government Ignores Protests Yet Hopes For Peace

Hong Kong Government Ignores Protests Yet Hopes For Peace

Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam yesterday said she hoped ‘calm will prevail after a massive weekend march passed without clashes between police and demonstrators, but again refused to give ground to protester demands. Hundreds of thousands of people marched through the heart of the city on Sunday in a show of peaceful protest after escalating […]

China plans to make Shenzhen a ‘better place’ than Hong Kong

China plans to make Shenzhen a ‘better place’ than Hong Kong

China’s government has unveiled plans to boost the mainland city of Shenzhen and make it into what state media called a “better place” than neighbouring Hong Kong, following another huge pro-democracy rally in the semi-autonomous financial hub. Weeks of rallies, demonstrations, and occupations have plunged Hong Kong into crisis — which Beijing is now framing […]

Hong Kong’s Violent Protest Escalation Timeline

Hong Kong’s Violent Protest Escalation Timeline

Beijing, August 18: Anti-China forces in the West have colluded with local anti-China elements to cause the prolonged unrest in Hong Kong, the Chinese official news agency Xinhua says in a detailed report. ‘Foreign nationals were seen meeting and talking with radical protesters. Recently, leaders of “Hong Kong independence” groups secretly met with officials of […]

Rap Video Featuring Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement

Rap Video Featuring Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement

“Get those foreign agents outta town”, roars a music video by a patriotic Chinese rap group, one of a slew of creative efforts by Beijing attacking Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement as violent and spurred on by overseas governments. The rap video, overlaid with clips of protesters clashing with police and breaking into Hong Kong’s legislative […]

Trump Warns China Violence Against Hong Kong Could End Trade War Resolutions

Trump Warns China Violence Against Hong Kong Could End Trade War Resolutions

US President Donald Trump on Sunday warned China that carrying out a Tiananmen Square-style crackdown on Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters would harm trade talks between the two countries. “I think it’d be very hard to deal if they do violence, I mean, if it’s another Tiananmen Square,” Trump told reporters in New Jersey. “I think […]

Hong Kong Protesters Flood Tourist Hot Spots and Finance Hubs With Violence

Hong Kong Protesters Flood Tourist Hot Spots and Finance Hubs With Violence

Hong Kong democracy activists kicked off a weekend of fresh rallies yesterday in a major test for the movement following criticism over an airport protest earlier this week and as concerns mount over Beijing’s next move. The new marches came as thousands of pro-government supporters many waving Chinese flags gathered in a park to condemn […]

Why Hong Kong Matters

Why Hong Kong Matters

China’s economy has grown to dwarf Hong Kong’s since 1997, but the mainland remains deeply dependent on the crisis-stricken city as its primary economic gateway to the world. The global financial hub has been shaken by 10 weeks of pro-democracy protests which could have an impact worse than the 2008 global economic crisis, Hong Kong […]

Prix Gontaut-Biron Hong Kong Jockey Club (Gr3) in Deauville

Prix Gontaut-Biron Hong Kong Jockey Club (Gr3) in Deauville

The third major event on this holiday Thursday’s program in Deauville, the Prix Gontaut-Biron Hong Kong Jockey Club (Gr3) is open to aged horses over 1m2f. Leading performers such as Vision d’État, Cirrus des Aigles, New Bay and Talismanic who won the event recently. The race conditions allow former top performers to run at level weight as long as they didn’t win or […]

Hong Kong Airport Flooded By Protesters – Travel Insurance Warning

Hong Kong Airport Flooded By Protesters – Travel Insurance Warning

Protests in Hong Kong have spilled over into the international airport — grounding flights, stranding travelers, and nearly halting one of the largest air travel hubs in Asia. In response, InsureMyTrip urges affected travelers to review their travel insurance policy and contact a licensed travel insurance agent for further assistance. For those who purchased a travel insurance policy prior to the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) declined Thursday as a private survey showed Chinese factory activity contracted in July

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) declined Thursday as a private survey showed Chinese factory activity contracted in July

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) declined Thursday as a private survey showed Chinese factory activity contracted in July Asia Pacific markets declined Thursday as a private survey showed Chinese factory activity contracted in July while official data revealed South Korea’s exports fell. Mainland Chinese stocks slipped on the day: The Shanghai composite fell 0.81% […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trading on the city’s stock market was terminated due to a typhoon

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trading on the city’s stock market was terminated due to a typhoon

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trading on the city’s stock market was terminated due to a typhoon Asian markets dropped on Wednesday after US President Donald Trump criticized China in a series of tweets, adding to worries over trade negotiations that resumed recently in Shanghai. Investors are also watching closely for the Federal Reserve’s […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ekes out a gain, as main board turnover slips to a week low

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ekes out a gain, as main board turnover slips to a week low

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ekes out a gain, as main board turnover slips to a week low The blue chip index recovered some lost ground from the previous session, edging up 0.1 per cent at 28,146.5. But main board turnover dropped 10 per cent to HK$61.7 billion, its lowest in a week. On Monday, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) U.S.-China trade talks are set to resume

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) U.S.-China trade talks are set to resume

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) U.S.-China trade talks are set to resume Stocks in Asia mostly slipped on Monday as investors awaited the resumption of U.S.-China negotiations in Beijing this week amid low expectations for a major breakthrough. Shares in mainland China were mixed on the day, the Shanghai composite slipped 0.12% to 2,941.01, […]

Hong Kong Intensifies Crack Down on Protesters

Hong Kong Intensifies Crack Down on Protesters

Riot police officers fired tear gas and rubber bullets in downtown Hong Kong as they repelled tens of thousands of protesters angered over proposed legislation that would allow extraditions to Mainland China. The street confrontation this month when a small number of protesters stormed police barricades outside the Legislative Council and hurled bricks, bottles and […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) set to rise as lingering hopes for progress in Sino-American trade negotiations

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) set to rise as lingering hopes for progress in Sino-American trade negotiations

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) set to rise as lingering hopes for progress in Sino-American trade negotiations Hong Kong shares were set to rise for a third day on Thursday, as lingering hopes for progress in Sino-American trade negotiations and expectations for a rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve next week supported sentiment. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) renewed optimism for a breakthrough in China-US trade talks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) renewed optimism for a breakthrough in China-US trade talks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) renewed optimism for a breakthrough in China-US trade talks Hong Kong shares closed in positive territory today on renewed optimism for a breakthrough in China-US trade talks. The Hang Seng Index gained 0.20 per cent, or 57.56 points, to 28,524.04. Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. By the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) end higher following a global rally

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) end higher following a global rally

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) end higher following a global rally Hong Kong stocks closed higher on Tuesday, following a global rally boosted by expectations that the European Central Bank and the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates. The Hang Seng index rose 0.3 per cent to 28,466.48, while the China Enterprises Index gained […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mostly lower tracking losses on Wall Street

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mostly lower tracking losses on Wall Street

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) mostly lower tracking losses on Wall Street Asian shares were mostly lower Monday, tracking losses on Wall Street, though a newly launched technology stocks market in Shanghai soared with its trading debut. Prices of the 25 companies listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange’s STAR Market more than doubled, with […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rise for first time in four days

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rise for first time in four days

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rise for first time in four days Chinese stocks closed higher for the first time in four days on Friday, following comments by a Federal Reserve official that suggested the US central bank would cut interest rates more aggressively than anticipated. The Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.9 per cent […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) concerns about the China-US trade row and uncertainty over the Federal Reserve’s interest rate plans

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) concerns about the China-US trade row and uncertainty over the Federal Reserve’s interest rate plans

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) concerns about the China-US trade row and uncertainty over the Federal Reserve’s interest rate plans Hong Kong stocks retreated on Wednesday, hit by concerns about the China-US trade row and uncertainty over the Federal Reserve’s interest rate plans. The Hang Seng Index eased 0.1 per cent, or 26.45 points […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market awaits U.S. data

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market awaits U.S. data

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market awaits U.S. data Hong Kong stocks ended a tick higher on Tuesday as investors awaited U.S. retail sales data and corporate earnings to gauge the health of the world’s biggest economy ahead of a likely U.S. rate cut later this month. Encouraging Chinese June data on Monday had […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares rally on rate cut optimism

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares rally on rate cut optimism

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares rally on rate cut optimism Hong Kong stocks jumped today, tracking a global advance after congressional testimony by the head of the Federal Reserve all but confirmed the bank will cut interest rates at the end of the month. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.81 per cent, or […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) halted a five-day losing streak

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) halted a five-day losing streak

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) halted a five-day losing streak Hong Kong stocks halted a five-day losing streak on Wednesday as investors awaited a U.S. Congressional testimony by the chairman of the Federal Reserve. The Hang Seng Index closed 0.3% higher at 28,204.69. Social media major Tencent Holdings advanced 1.7% and energy producer CNOOC added 1.4% to rank […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fell amid dampened expectations on the Fed cutting rates this month

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fell amid dampened expectations on the Fed cutting rates this month

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fell amid dampened expectations on the Fed cutting rates this month Asia Pacific stocks mostly declined on Tuesday amid dampened expectations on the Fed cutting rates this month. Mainland China shares mostly continued to fall after losses on Monday. The Shanghai composite edged down 0.18% to close at 2,928.23, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lower after the U.S. jobs report showed the economy stateside adding 224,000 jobs in June

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lower after the U.S. jobs report showed the economy stateside adding 224,000 jobs in June

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) lower after the U.S. jobs report showed the economy stateside adding 224,000 jobs in June Stocks in Asia were lower on Monday after a strong jobs report last Friday stateside moderated expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve could soon be making a move on interest rates. In mainland China, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) cautious traders ignored a record-breaking lead from Wall Street

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) cautious traders ignored a record-breaking lead from Wall Street

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) cautious traders ignored a record-breaking lead from Wall Street Hong Kong stocks finished slightly lower today as cautious traders ignored a record-breaking lead from Wall Street, with attention now on the release of US jobs data. The Hang Seng Index eased 0.21 per cent, or 59.37 points, to 28,795.77. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) energy firms taking a hit following a plunge in oil prices

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) energy firms taking a hit following a plunge in oil prices

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) energy firms taking a hit following a plunge in oil prices Hong Kong stocks eased today as investors cashed out after the previous day’s rally, with energy firms taking a hit following a plunge in oil prices. The Hang Seng Index dipped 0.07 per cent, or 20.42 points, to […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks rally on China-US trade talks renewal

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks rally on China-US trade talks renewal

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks rally on China-US trade talks renewal Hong Kong stocks finished with healthy gains today as investors welcomed the resumption of China-US trade talks and brushed off violent demonstrations that hit the city overnight. The Hang Seng Index rose 1.17 per cent, or 332.94 points, to 28,875.56. The benchmark Shanghai […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rally on restart of talks to end trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rally on restart of talks to end trade war

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rally on restart of talks to end trade war Mainland markets rallied on Monday after Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping hit the pause button on the trade war over the weekend, boosting trading sentiment. The Shanghai Composite ended up 2.22 per cent to 3,044.90, its highest level since […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors’ hopes of a trade truce between the United States and China rose ahead of a highly anticipated meeting between the countries’ leaders

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors’ hopes of a trade truce between the United States and China rose ahead of a highly anticipated meeting between the countries’ leaders

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors’ hopes of a trade truce between the United States and China rose ahead of a highly anticipated meeting between the countries’ leaders Shares in Hong Kong rose on Thursday, extending the previous day’s cautious gains, as investors’ hopes of a trade truce between the United States and China […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders remained cautious ahead of a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders remained cautious ahead of a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) traders remained cautious ahead of a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping Asian stocks fell in morning trade on Tuesday, as traders remained cautious ahead of a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping. China’s Shanghai […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) bullish optimism emerging for a thaw in U.S.-China trade talks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) bullish optimism emerging for a thaw in U.S.-China trade talks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) bullish optimism emerging for a thaw in U.S.-China trade talks Asian stock markets struggled Monday, with some spotty gains amid bullish optimism emerging for a thaw in U.S.-China trade talks. The Chinese state-run Xinhua news agency said Sunday that China’s President Xi Jinping will attend the G-20 summit in […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index outperforming world’s major indexes

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index outperforming world’s major indexes

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Index outperforming world’s major indexes Central banks have helped supercharge a rebound in Hong Kong stocks. The Hang Seng Index jumped 5% last week, beating all other 93 major benchmarks tracked by Bloomberg. That’s its best weekly rally since early November. The Hang Seng Enterprises Index was a close […]

Trump-Xi meeting news helps lift Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI)

Trump-Xi meeting news helps lift Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI)

Trump-Xi meeting news helps lift Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Judging from recent trading sessions, most investors seem sold into thinking that rate cuts by the US Federal Reserve are a certainty. With news that US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping are set for an “extended meeting” at the G-20 […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains aided by strong inflows from the mainland even as the protests subsided

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains aided by strong inflows from the mainland even as the protests subsided

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains aided by strong inflows from the mainland even as the protests subsided Hong Kong stocks closed higher on Tuesday, extending a rally from the previous session, aided by strong inflows from the mainland even as the protests subsided. The Hang Seng index ended up 1.0% at 27,498.77 points, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors cheering a decision by the city to suspend plans to push through a controversial extradition law

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors cheering a decision by the city to suspend plans to push through a controversial extradition law

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors cheering a decision by the city to suspend plans to push through a controversial extradition law Hong Kong stocks rallied yesterday, leading many Asian markets higher after last week’s losses, with investors cheering a decision by the city to suspend plans to push through a controversial extradition law. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Falls To Five-Week Low Amid Lowered Trading Sentiments

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Falls To Five-Week Low Amid Lowered Trading Sentiments

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Falls To Five-Week Low Amid Lowered Trading Sentiments Extradition protests in Hong Kong escalated over the weekend, sending the city’s Hang Seng Index to its lowest point in over five weeks. Protesters continue to rally across the streets, further worsening trading sentiments within the city’s equities markets. According to […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks fall as huge protests hit financial center

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks fall as huge protests hit financial center

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks fall as huge protests hit financial center Stocks dropped in Hong Kong on Wednesday as tens of thousands of people marched through the city’s financial district to protest a controversial extradition bill. The Hang Seng index ended the day 1.7% lower. Leading the sell-off were property companies like Wharf […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gain despite fresh tariff threats

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gain despite fresh tariff threats

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gain despite fresh tariff threats China stocks led Asian markets higher Tuesday, despite fresh threats from President Donald Trump to raise tariffs on imports from that country. Trump on Monday told reporters that the U.S. would raise tariffs against China if President Xi Jinping did not attend the G-20 […]

China’s Cities Rising in the Ranks of the World’s Most Powerful

China’s Cities Rising in the Ranks of the World’s Most Powerful

Chinese cities are moving up the ranks as the world’s most powerful, with Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai now Topping Los Angeles, Berlin and Tokyo, and more… For China to keep rising to compete with the likes of Western power centers, it needs to create cities more open to diversity and more inclusive, say analysts […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) starts week with rally as Trump drops Mexico tariffs threat

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) starts week with rally as Trump drops Mexico tariffs threat

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) starts week with rally as Trump drops Mexico tariffs threat Headline indices of the Hong Kong share market closed sharp higher on Monday, 10 June 2019, as risk sentiments boosted up after better-than-expected China’s trade data for May and news that U. S. President Donald Trump had suspended plans […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors hoping for a compromise in tariff talks between the United States and Mexico

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors hoping for a compromise in tariff talks between the United States and Mexico

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors hoping for a compromise in tariff talks between the United States and Mexico Hong Kong shares finished higher on Thursday after a cautiously positive session, with investors hoping for a compromise in tariff talks between the United States and Mexico. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.26 per cent, […]

Chinese drugmakers lead losses on Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) amid policy worries

Chinese drugmakers lead losses on Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) amid policy worries

Chinese drugmakers lead losses on Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) amid policy worries Hong Kong shares rose for the first time in six days on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve indicated the possibility of monetary easing to help weather economic headwinds. The Hang Seng Index climbed 0.5% to 26,895.44 after falling 2.3% over […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares fell on Tuesday to mark their longest losing streak this year

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares fell on Tuesday to mark their longest losing streak this year

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) shares fell on Tuesday to mark their longest losing streak this year Hong Kong shares fell on Tuesday to mark their longest losing streak this year, over intensifying worries about global growth. The Hang Seng Index declined 0.5% to 26,761.52, its fifth consecutive decline. Social media and gaming major […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) increasing concerns over the state of global trade

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) increasing concerns over the state of global trade

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) increasing concerns over the state of global trade Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday amid increasing concerns over the state of global trade. Mainland Chinese shares closed lower, with the Shanghai composite slipping 0.3% to 2,890.08 and the Shenzhen component declining 0.74% to 8,856.99. The Shenzhen composite also […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) recorded its third straight loss last week

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) recorded its third straight loss last week

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) recorded its third straight loss last week Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index recorded its third straight loss this week to end 0.79% lower. The index lost 9.4% in May 2019. Yesterday, the iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF (EWH) lost a massive 1.62%, underperforming the Hang Seng, which reported a […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) closed at a four-month low as Beijing stepped up its rhetoric amid a festering trade dispute with Washington

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) closed at a four-month low as Beijing stepped up its rhetoric amid a festering trade dispute with Washington

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) closed at a four-month low as Beijing stepped up its rhetoric amid a festering trade dispute with Washington Hong Kong stocks on Thursday closed at a four-month low as Beijing stepped up its rhetoric amid a festering trade dispute with Washington. The Hang Seng index ended down 0.4% at […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment soured over mounting worries about world growth

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment soured over mounting worries about world growth

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment soured over mounting worries about world growth Hong Kong shares fell on Wednesday, tracking losses around the region as investor sentiment soured over mounting worries about world growth, with trade tensions between the United States and China showing no signs of easing. At the close of trade, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains capped amid trade uncertainties

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains capped amid trade uncertainties

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) gains capped amid trade uncertainties Hong Kong stocks ended higher on Tuesday after plumbing a four-month low in the previous session, but gains were capped as investor sentiment remained fragile amid broad uncertainties over trade and economic growth. The Hang Seng index rose 0.4%, to 27,390.81 points, while the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors staying on the sidelines awaiting hints of further policy support

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors staying on the sidelines awaiting hints of further policy support

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors staying on the sidelines awaiting hints of further policy support Hong Kong stocks eased on Monday, as investors stayed on the sidelines awaiting hints of further policy support to offset impacts of U.S.-China trade war and cooling domestic demand, amid worries about the economy. At the close of […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) collapsed to new recent lows

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) collapsed to new recent lows

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) collapsed to new recent lows The Chinese Hang Seng Index collapsed early this week to new recent lows. This breakdown in China’s major stock index highlights the anticipated fallout from the continued U.S./China trade war. Recent data from the Chinese property market and corporate bond markets suggest a broad slowdown in […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) markets fell following Wall Street’s lead as the U.S. and China appeared to brace for a prolonged trade standoff

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) markets fell following Wall Street’s lead as the U.S. and China appeared to brace for a prolonged trade standoff

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) markets fell following Wall Street’s lead as the U.S. and China appeared to brace for a prolonged trade standoff Asian markets fell Thursday, following Wall Street’s lead as the U.S. and China appeared to brace for a prolonged trade standoff. After last week’s escalation of tariffs, no new trade […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trade tensions continued to linger

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trade tensions continued to linger

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) trade tensions continued to linger Markets in Asia were mixed on Wednesday as trade tensions continued to linger between the U.S. and China. Shares in mainland China edged down on the day, with the Shanghai composite declining 0.49% to 2,891.70 and the Shenzhen component lower by 0.51% to 9,041.22. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors worried about the risk of escalating trade tensions

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors worried about the risk of escalating trade tensions

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors worried about the risk of escalating trade tensions Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index on Tuesday ended at its lowest close in nearly 16 weeks as investors worried about the risk of escalating trade tensions between Washington and Beijing despite a temporary easing of restrictions China’s Huawei. Washington on […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stock markets fell amid increasing trade tensions with the U.S.

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stock markets fell amid increasing trade tensions with the U.S.

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stock markets fell amid increasing trade tensions with the U.S. Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. The projected upper bound is: 28,619.70. The projected lower bound is: 26,908.64. The projected closing price is: 27,764.17. Candlesticks A black body […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ongoing tensions between Beijing and Washington

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ongoing tensions between Beijing and Washington

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ongoing tensions between Beijing and Washington Mainland Chinese shares tumbled on Friday amid ongoing tensions between Beijing and Washington. The Shanghai composite slipped 2.48% to close at 2,882.30 and the Shenzhen component dropped 3.15% to finish its trading day at 9,000.19. The Shenzhen composite fell 3.256% to close at 1,533.22 Hong […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) confidence was shaken after the U.S. government hit Chinese telecoms giant Huawei with severe sanctions

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) confidence was shaken after the U.S. government hit Chinese telecoms giant Huawei with severe sanctions

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) confidence was shaken after the U.S. government hit Chinese telecoms giant Huawei with severe sanctions Hong Kong stocks ended flat on Thursday, as confidence was shaken after the U.S. government hit Chinese telecoms giant Huawei with severe sanctions. The Hang Seng index was nearly unchanged at 28,275.07, while the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks bounce as they recovered partially from Monday’s sharp losses

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks bounce as they recovered partially from Monday’s sharp losses

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks bounce as they recovered partially from Monday’s sharp losses Shares in Asia were higher on Wednesday following an earlier slump this week as trade tensions between the U.S. and China escalated. Mainland Chinese shares advanced on the day, with the Shanghai composite adding 1.91% to 2,938.68 and the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) leads Asia stocks lower

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) leads Asia stocks lower

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) leads Asia stocks lower Asia Pacific stocks fell Tuesday, on the heels of a 2% drop at the start of the week for U.S. markets. Many indexes bounced off opening lows in early trading, with Japan’s Nikkei cutting its early losses by two-thirds as the trading day ramped up. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) deepening sense of unease among investors

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) deepening sense of unease among investors

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) deepening sense of unease among investors It is becoming evident that the U.S./Chinese trade issues are going to become a point of contention for the markets going forward. We’ve been reviewing as much news as possible in an attempt to build a consensus for the future of the U.S. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) President Donald Trump says US-China relations remain “very strong”

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) President Donald Trump says US-China relations remain “very strong”

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) President Donald Trump says US-China relations remain “very strong” Mr Trump said talks between Washington and Beijing will continue even after a deadline passed on Friday for them to reach an agreement. As a result the US raised tariffs to 25% from 10% on goods from China. China says […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US President Donald Trump has said China “broke the deal” in trade talks, ramping up hostilities ahead of negotiations between the two sides

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US President Donald Trump has said China “broke the deal” in trade talks, ramping up hostilities ahead of negotiations between the two sides

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) US President Donald Trump has said China “broke the deal” in trade talks, ramping up hostilities ahead of negotiations between the two sides AGENCIES NEW YORK US President Donald Trump has said China “broke the deal” in trade talks, ramping up hostilities ahead of negotiations between the two sides. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Tensions mount as negotiators meet on Thursday

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Tensions mount as negotiators meet on Thursday

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Tensions mount as negotiators meet on Thursday The U.S. issued an official notice Wednesday stating that it will raise tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods from Friday as threatened by President Donald Trump, ratcheting up tensions just as trade negotiations with China are set to resume. China’s Commerce […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors remain on edge after Donald Trump’s threat to hike tariffs on Chinese imports

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors remain on edge after Donald Trump’s threat to hike tariffs on Chinese imports

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors remain on edge after Donald Trump’s threat to hike tariffs on Chinese imports Hong Kong and Shanghai stocks edged up in the opening minutes of trade on Tuesday after the previous day’s sharp losses, but investors remain on edge after Donald Trump’s threat to hike tariffs on Chinese […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market goes into meltdown mode after Trump warns of new tariffs threat

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market goes into meltdown mode after Trump warns of new tariffs threat

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market goes into meltdown mode after Trump warns of new tariffs threat Donald Trump is certainly predictable when it comes to being unpredictable. While that might sound like an oxymoron, the United States President has taken a verbal “sledgehammer” to trade talks with China and a wrecking ball to […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks end higher as trade optimism boosts sentiment

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks end higher as trade optimism boosts sentiment

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks end higher as trade optimism boosts sentiment Hang Seng index up 0.83 pct HSCE rises 0.13 pct HSI financial sub-index 1.3 pct higher; property up 0.9 pct Hong Kong stocks closed firmer on Thursday as investors cheered signs of progress in the U.S.-China trade negotiations, while financials and […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) up, Shanghai down; Nikkei closed for 10-day holiday

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) up, Shanghai down; Nikkei closed for 10-day holiday

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) up, Shanghai down; Nikkei closed for 10-day holiday Asian markets traded mixed Monday, following a better-than-expected U.S. GDP report on Friday and ahead of a new round of U.S.-China trade talks. On Friday, data showed the U.S. economy grew 3.2% in the first quarter, higher than analysts’ expectations. That […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) falls to near four-week low

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) falls to near four-week low

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) falls to near four-week low Hong Kong share market closed near four-week low on Thursday, 25 April 2019, registering the fifth consecutive day of losses, amid combination of the market concern over China central bank’s shift away from further broad easing moves and the risk of a strengthening US […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slip amid concerns over China stimulus pace

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slip amid concerns over China stimulus pace

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slip amid concerns over China stimulus pace Asian markets saw a mixed day on Wednesday, as fresh all-time closing highs for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq vied for investor attention with concerns China will slow its pace of economic stimulus. Japan’s Nikkei NIK, -0.27% closed down 0.3%. Hong Kong’s […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) retreats modestly, while energy companies’ stock gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) retreats modestly, while energy companies’ stock gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) retreats modestly, while energy companies’ stock gains Asian markets were largely down in early trading Tuesday as oil prices surged to nearly six-month highs after the U.S. said it would soon impose sanctions on all buyers of Iranian oil. Japan’s Nikkei NIK, +0.19% was off 0.2%, while Hong Kong’s […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors watching the health of the Chinese economy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors watching the health of the Chinese economy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors watching the health of the Chinese economy Most Asian stock markets closed higher on Wednesday, following the release of better-than-expected economic numbers from China. Mainland Chinese shares were higher on the day. The Shanghai composite rose 0.29 percent to approximately 3,263.12 and the Shenzhen component added around 0.55 […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) advancing led by a rally in Chinese markets

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) advancing led by a rally in Chinese markets

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) advancing led by a rally in Chinese markets World shares advanced Tuesday, led by a rally in Chinese markets. Upbeat home price data from China and encouraging talk from the White House on trade negotiations with Beijing appeared to help lift sentiment. Germany’s DAX surged 0.6% to 12,096.93 while […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) struggle as growth worries overshawow trade-deal hopes

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) struggle as growth worries overshawow trade-deal hopes

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) struggle as growth worries overshawow trade-deal hopes Asian market finished mixed Monday as hopes over a trade deal mixed with worries about global growth. The Shanghai Composite index SHCOMP, -0.34% closed down 0.3%. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index NIK, +1.37% jumped 1.4% and the Kospi in South Korea SEU, +0.42% […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fell on profit taking as investors awaited more clarity in trade negotiations

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fell on profit taking as investors awaited more clarity in trade negotiations

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fell on profit taking as investors awaited more clarity in trade negotiations Asian stocks ended mixed on Tuesday after US President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on selected EU goods in response to the claimed EU subsidies for Airbus. Ongoing Brexit uncertainty and skepticism that any deal can […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) forging higher, building on solid gains from the previous week as hopes for a U.S.-China trade continue to rise

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) forging higher, building on solid gains from the previous week as hopes for a U.S.-China trade continue to rise

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) forging higher, building on solid gains from the previous week as hopes for a U.S.-China trade continue to rise Stock markets in Asia were forging higher Monday morning, building on solid gains the previous week as hopes for a U.S.-China trade continue to rise. Asia Pacific markets were mixed […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks have reached seven-month highs

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks have reached seven-month highs

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks have reached seven-month highs Global markets and economies are watching in anticipation as two of the world’s largest economies engage in hard negotiations to finally settle their long-running trade disputes. With the recent turn of events pointing to a possible positive outcome in the US-China trade talks, global […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China’s government bonds poised for worst week since 2014

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China’s government bonds poised for worst week since 2014

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) China’s government bonds poised for worst week since 2014 China’s booming equity rally entered a new phase this week as economic data provided bulls with a fresh catalyst. After signals from the Treasury market in March got the whole world panicking over global growth, equity investors were encouraged by data showing […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) resumption of trade talks between the U.S. and China in Washington

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) resumption of trade talks between the U.S. and China in Washington

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) resumption of trade talks between the U.S. and China in Washington “Ninety percent of the deal is done, but the last 10% is the hardest part,” U.S. Chamber of Commerce executive Myron Brilliant said, according to the Financial Times. The report added that if a deal is not reached […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) seeing some long-term institutional buying coming back

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) seeing some long-term institutional buying coming back

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) seeing some long-term institutional buying coming back Hong Kong shares ended at a nine-month high on Tuesday after economic data from the world’s largest economies allayed worries about a global downturn. The Hang Seng Index added 0.2% to 29,624.67, its highest closing since June 20. Casino operators Galaxy Entertainment Group and […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) surged following data released over the weekend that showed economic activity in China unexpectedly bouncing back in March

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) surged following data released over the weekend that showed economic activity in China unexpectedly bouncing back in March

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) surged following data released over the weekend that showed economic activity in China unexpectedly bouncing back in March Major markets in Asia surged on Monday following data released over the weekend that showed economic activity in China unexpectedly bouncing back in March. Mainland Chinese shares soared on the day, […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fresh optimisms that Beijing and Washington had been making progress on trade talks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fresh optimisms that Beijing and Washington had been making progress on trade talks

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) fresh optimisms that Beijing and Washington had been making progress on trade talks On Friday, the 29th of March 2019, Asian stocks surged, buoyed by a rise in Chinese equities, over fresh optimisms that Beijing and Washington had been making progress on trade talks, concomitantly, global bond yields were returned […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Lingering fears of global slowdown weigh on investors

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Lingering fears of global slowdown weigh on investors

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Lingering fears of global slowdown weigh on investors Asian shares were mostly lower Thursday, following a slip on Wall Street, as investors watched the continuing trade talks between the U.S. and China. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 NIK, -1.61% lost 1.5% in early trading, while Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 XJO, +0.65% […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Investors rushed to buy companies that are less reliant on the strength of the economy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Investors rushed to buy companies that are less reliant on the strength of the economy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Investors rushed to buy companies that are less reliant on the strength of the economy Chinese stocks rebounded after two days of losses on Wednesday, as investors took refuge in consumer and pharmaceutical companies after official data showed a slump in profits at industrial companies. The Shanghai Composite Index […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slowdown concerns linger

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slowdown concerns linger

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slowdown concerns linger Hong Kong stocks edged up soon after the open on Tuesday after suffering hefty losses the previous day but investors remain cautious owing to concerns about the global economy. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.54 per cent, or 154.41 points, to 28,677.76. The benchmark Shanghai Composite […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors fled equities on growing fears about a U.S. recession

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors fled equities on growing fears about a U.S. recession

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors fled equities on growing fears about a U.S. recession Hong Kong stocks posted their worst day in nearly three months on Monday, tracking a global selloff, as investors fled equities on growing fears about a U.S. recession, and on caution ahead of fresh U.S.-China trade talks. The Hang […]

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