Tuesday, 21 May 2019
New York
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 03:20 WIB

Hong Kong stocks suffered another sell-off Monday as concerns about the rumbling China-US trade war overshadowed a broad advance across most of Asia. The Hang Seng Index fell 0.57 percent, or 158.85 points, to 27,787.61. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index ended 0.41 percent, or 11.70 points, down at 2,870.60, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, lost 0.75 percent, or 11.50 points, to 1,521.72. Source : AFP

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Wednesday, 15 May 2019 20:44 WIB | DOW JONES S & P 500 Saham AS

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Wednesday, 15 May 2019 18:07 WIB | Indeks saham berjangka A.S.

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Wednesday, 15 May 2019 15:59 WIB | HANG SENG SahamHongkong Indeks Shanghai Composite

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Wednesday, 15 May 2019 14:33 WIB | Stoxx 600 SahamEropa

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