Jan 16- Hong Kong shares drifted downward on Friday as losses on Wall Street spread to Asia. Among the most actively traded stocks on Hong Kong's main board were China National Culture Group, down 11.1 percent to HK $0.12 Bank Of China, down 0.7 percent to HK $4.44 and Semiconductor Manufacturing International, down 2.8 percent to HK $0.70. Chinese investment...
Nov 26- Hong Kong shares produced a solid rise on Wednesday following a rally in mainland markets. Among the most actively traded stocks on Hong Kong's main board were CCT Land, down 4.17 percent to HK $0.02; Semiconductor Manufacturing International, down 4.82 percent to HK $0.79 and Bank Of China, up 2.37 percent to HK $3.89. Chinese investment flowing from...
WUZHEN, China Nov 20- Qualcomm Inc's opportunities in China will be far greater than its challenges, Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday as the U.S. mobile chipmaker prepares to face a possible record fine for antitrust violations in the country. Speaking at the World Internet Conference on Thursday with Qualcomm Executive Chairman Paul Jacobs, Li said he...
HONG KONG/ SHANGHAI, Nov 18- Hong Kong and China shares fell on Tuesday for a second consecutive day after the debut of the landmark Hong Kong- Shanghai trading link as investors continued to lock in profits in stocks that had risen sharply ahead of the launch. "Profit-taking pressure is weighing on the index today as the market has accumulated a considerable...
BEIJING/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 14- Intel's investment of up to $1.5 billion in two fast-growing Chinese mobile chipmakers has effectively aligned the U.S. giant with a third party- a Beijing government intent on producing a viable domestic challenger to the likes of Qualcomm and Samsung. The deal hashed out by Intel Corp Chief Executive Brian Krzanich over 24 hours...
LONDON, Oct 12- European shares fell on Friday on persistent concerns about the outlook for the third-quarter earnings season that is expected to keep regional markets within a tight near-term range. At 0709 GMT, the FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares was down 0.4 percent to 1.094. 81 points.
LONDON, Oct 12- European stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday as expectations for weak corporate earnings and concerns about Spain's debt crisis keep investors on the back foot after healthy gains in the previous session.
PARIS, Oct 11- European stocks rallied on Thursday as a drop in U.S. jobless claims fuelled recovery hopes for the world's biggest economy while Spain's credit downgrade boosted expectations that Madrid would soon request a bailout.
PARIS, Oct 11- European stocks extended their gains on Thursday after data showed an unexpected drop in U.S. weekly unemployment benefit claims, reviving hopes the world's biggest economy is recovering.
LONDON, Oct 11- European shares steadied after cutting earlier losses on Thursday as gains in stocks such as French retailer Carrefour and British luxury goods group Burberry enabled a key European equity index to recover.
LONDON, Oct 11- European shares fell for the fourth consecutive session on Thursday, as persistent worries over Spain's debt problems and the prospects of weak company earnings hit the region's stock markets.
LONDON, Oct 10- European shares extended earlier losses on Wednesday, after a rise in the one-year bond yields of Italy highlighted persistent worries over the euro zone's sovereign debt crisis.
LONDON, Oct 10- European shares pared earlier losses on Wednesday to turn flat, as gains in miners counterbalanced weakness in technology shares. The FTSEurofirst 300 index was broadly flat at 1,095.79 points by 0731 GMT. The euro zone Euro STOXX 50 index.
LONDON, Oct 10- European shares fell on Wednesday, losing ground for the third consecutive session, pegged back by concerns over the euro zone and the prospects of weak corporate earnings.
At 0602 GMT, futures for the Euro STOXX 50, for Germany's DAX and for France's CAC were down 0.1-0.3 percent.
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