Asian shares were mixed on Thursday as investors shrugged off overnight gains in the U.S and turned attention to central bank meetings in Europe. Japan's Nikkei came off a four-and-a-half-year high but held onto most of its gains amid expectations for aggressive monetary easing.» Read More
*HSI +0.4 pct, H-shares -0.2 pct, CSI300 +0.7 pct. HONG KONG, June 14- Hong Kong shares rebounded from multi-month lows on Friday, led by high yielding stocks including the property sector, even though they ended the week lower for a fifth time in a row.
*HSI +1.0 pct, H-shares +0.5 pct, CSI300 +0.4 pct. HONG KONG, June 14- Hong Kong shares rebounded on Friday from an eight-month closing low the previous day, led by high yielding counters recently battered by worries that the U.S.
*China indexes break below chart support in rising volumes. HONG KONG, June 13- China shares tumbled to six-month lows on Thursday, weighing on Hong Kong stocks, rocked by soft economic data and a sell-off in global markets triggered by worries central banks will taper stimulus.
SHANGHAI, May 8- China's central bank signalled on Wednesday it was prepared to change its monetary strategy to fend off inflows of speculative capital, as Beijing struggles to control a tide of cash washing in from overseas markets.
*Prada falls 2.3 pct on weakness in luxury market. HONG KONG, April 17- China shares ended marginally lower on Wednesday, as financial were weak after a report in a state-owned media website said foreign banks had taken short positions in Chinese bank stocks, while Hong Kong shares fell for a fourth consecutive session.
HONG KONG, April 17- Hong Kong shares fell for a fourth consecutive session on Wednesday, as investors remained uncertain over China's economic recovery and weak sales hit luxury stocks.
*Hong Kong luxury names fall on weak Prada earnings. SHANGHAI, April 17- Mainland shares slumped on Wednesday, as investors dumped financial stocks on reports that foreign banks were shorting bank shares, while Hong Kong shares were nearly flat.
*CNOOC slides on possible lower China fuel prices. *HK closed Thursday, China shut for 4- day weekend. HONG KONG, April 3- Hong Kong and China shares slipped on Wednesday led by weakness in the Chinese energy sector as a result of lower oil prices, in thin trade ahead of a holiday break.
*Trading volume low ahead of 2- day holiday in China. HONG KONG, April 3- China shares were slightly higher at the midday break on Wednesday, as strength in the battered banking sector helped lift benchmark indexes off multi-week lows ahead of a two-day public holiday.
China's official manufacturing purchasing managers' index released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Monday rose to an 11- month high of 50.9 in March, below a Reuters poll consensus forecast of 52.0.
SHANGHAI, April 1- Chinese shares fell to their lowest since the start of the year on Monday after an official purchasing managers' survey showed a slower rebound in factory activity than expected, suggesting headwinds remain for the world's second largest economy.
*Macau casinos sink after MGM China stake sale. HONG KONG, March 7- Weakness in Chinese banks halted a two-day rebound in Hong Kong shares on Thursday, as investors took profit on the sector which had led previous gains, and rotated into laggards ahead of key U.S. and China data on Friday.
*Cheung Kong's steady 2013 sales target lifts HK developers. HONG KONG, March 7- Hong Kong shares went into Thursday's midday break slightly higher as investors took profit on banking counters, which had led gains the past two sessions, and rotated into laggards ahead of key U.S. and China data on Friday.
*Apple needs China more than ever, but obstacles aplenty. HONG KONG, Jan 25- Apple Inc's third straight disappointing quarter signals an urgent need for the global technology leader to drum up new revenue- and China may provide the answer.
*Apple suppliers hit after tech giant's revenue miss. Weakness in mainland markets dragged on Hong Kong, with the Hang Seng Index down 0.2 percent to 23,598.9, pulling further away from chart resistance at about 23,708, the high on May 31, 2011.
HONG KONG, Jan 24- China shares finished a choppy session lower on Thursday as investors took profit on outperformers such as China Merchants Bank, triggering a sharp intra-day reversal on the benchmark indexes that could point to further losses. The CSI300 of the top Shanghai and Shenzhen listings closed down 1 percent at 2,582.8.
Asian shares were rangebound in quiet pre-holiday trade on Monday from a slump late last week, with prices capped by nervousness about the risk of the United States failing to avert a fiscal crisis.
HONG KONG, Dec 24- Mainland China shares outshone other Asian markets on Monday, helped by strength in financials after state-run media reported of more fund allocation by the country's social security funds and raised expectations of additional investment in the sector.