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Inflation Worsens In June To Near Three-year High

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Official figures show that the SAR's inflation rate increased to 3.3 percent last month, a steep increase from the 2.8 p... Read more

Hong Kong Stocks End With Deep Losses

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Hong Kong shares sank on Monday following recent gains as hopes faded for a big cut in Federal Reserve interest rates. ... Read more

Hong Kong Stocks Go Into Break With Losses

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Hong Kong shares ended the morning sharply lower on Monday as investors wind down their expectations for a big Federal R... Read more

'China's Nasdaq' Begins Trading In Shanghai

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Trading began on Monday on a new Nasdaq-style technology board in Shanghai that represents one of the mainland's most si... Read more

Cathay Pacific Completes Takeover Of HK Express

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Cathay Pacific on Friday announced that it had completed the acquisition of Hong Kong Express Airways, which will become... Read more

Fed, Earnings Cast Pall Over US Stocks

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Wall Street stocks finished the week on a downbeat note, falling after news of a tanker attack in the Middle East even a... Read more

Trump Tells Fed To "correct" Its Ways

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President Trump attacked the independent US Federal Reserve on Friday, demanding the central bank reverse course and cut... Read more

Hong Kong, Tokyo Markets Climb On Fed Signal

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Hong Kong shares ended the week on a strong note on Friday, jumping more than 1 percent on hopes for a sharp interest ra... Read more

HSI Gains As Tokyo Leads An Asian Recovery

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Hong Kong stocks rallied more than 1 percent in the morning session on Friday, boosted by fresh hopes of a steep interes... Read more

737 MAX Woes Hurt Boeing Profits

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Boeing announced on Thursday that second-quarter earnings would be dented by US$4.9 billion in one-time costs to compens... Read more

Banks, Tech Stocks Lift Wall Street

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Stocks shook off early losses and closed mostly higher on Wall Street on Thursday as technology and bank stocks rallied.... Read more

Hong Kong Stocks Down, Tokyo Leads Asian Retreat

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Hong Kong stocks ended with more losses on Thursday, in line with a broad sell-off across Asia following a negative lead... Read more

S Korea Cuts Interest Rate As Japan Row Bites

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South Korea's central bank on Thursday cut its key interest rate for the first time in three years as the economy strugg... Read more

Hong Kong, Mainland Markets Join Asian Retreat

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Hong Kong stocks ended the morning in negative territory on Thursday following losses on Wall Street, with energy firms ... Read more

Wall Street Slips Again On Growth Fears

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Wall Street stocks retreated on Wednesday, with industrial companies especially weak as a Federal Reserve report describ... Read more