Hang Seng falls

Business, Normal

The National, Monday 25th March 2013

 HONG KONG: Hong Kong shares fell 0.50% last Friday on fears about the growing crisis in Cyprus, where the European Central Bank has threatened to cut funding if Nicosia does not hammer out a new bailout plan.

The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 110.58 points to 22,115.30 on turnover of HK$60.17 billion (US$7.76 billion). – AFP