Asia equities mixed as China, Hong Kong stocks drop

But Hong Kong’s Hand Seng fell 0.7 per cent as financials dropped 0.3 per cent and technology stocks shed 2.5 per cent, while the CSI 300 index of major Shanghai and Shenzhen-listed stocks fell 0.5 pe... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong banks prepare to release new note series

All three of Hong Kong’s banks will be issuing new $500 and $1,000 notes this year. The Standard Chartered Bank’s $500 note is shown here. Original images courtesy of Hong Kong Monetary Authority. The ... ( read original story ...)