Hong Kong Stocks Slump as Casinos Plunge After Crown Detentions

Hong Kong stocks extended last week’s slump as casino operators tumbled after Chinese authorities detained employees from billionaire James Packer’s Crown Resorts Ltd., while property developers led losses by financial shares. The Hang Seng Index fell ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong Stocks Fall as Casinos Plunge After Crown Detentions

The Hang Seng Index fell 0.4 percent ... signaled Friday that the central bank will remain deliberate in raising interest rates as the odds for monetary tightening in December hovered above 60 percent. With Hong Kong’s currency pegged to the dollar ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong Draws Firm Lead For Monday

The Hong Kong stock market on Friday halted the four-day losing streak in which it had fallen more than 925 points or 4 percent. The Hang Seng Index settled just above ... who said the central bank should consider running a "high-pressure economy" to ... ( read original story ...)

Asia shares modestly lower as investors wary of Fed's plans

South Korea's Kospi gained 0.1 per cent to 2,025.97, while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 dipped 0.5 per cent to 5,406.40. Hong Kong's Hang Seng slipped 0.6 per cent to 23,093.51 and the Shanghai Composite index fell 0.1 per cent to 3,062.53. The SET of Thailand ... ( read original story ...)