Hong Kong: Gains capped on US fears
SHARES rose 0.35 per cent yesterday following a positive lead from Wall Street but gains were capped owing to concerns about a budget stand-off in Washington.
The Hang Seng Index added 82.01 points to 23,207.04.
Of the actives, Bank of China lost 0.83 per cent to HK$3.58, while Bank of East Asia was flat at HK$33.25
Meanwhile, China National Offshore Oil Corporation appreciated 1.52 per cent to HK$15.98 and China Resources Power added 0.55 per cent to HK$18.34. AFP