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Hongkong Market Report Headlines

Hong Kong shares end flat, firmer banks offset commodities

Hong Kong shares ended Thursday little changed, as strength in financial and consumer stocks countered a slump in the resources sector triggered by a stronger dollar amid revived expectations of another U.S. rate increase later this year.

China stocks end down, resources firms weigh

China's major stock indexes slipped on Thursday, as developers and the materials sector weakened, offseting gains in financial firms buoyed by expectations of another U.S. rate increase.

China stocks firm on business optimism, green car craze

China stocks edged higher on Wednesday, bolstered by strong gains in consumer stocks and "new energy" car manufacturers, with sentiment propped up improving business confidence and expectations that Beijing will maintain stability in financial markets ahead of a key party congress.

China stocks slip as liquidity concerns weigh

China stocks slid on Tuesday, with traders awaiting clues on U.S. monetary policy from the Federal Reserve meeting and as caution prevailed over potentially tight liquidity before the National Day holiday.