Hong Kong stocks fell on Thursday, in line with broader Asia, as trade tensions between the United States and the European Union added to worries over global economic outlook.
The Hang Seng index fell 0.9 percent, to 29,839.45, while the China Enterprises Index lost 1.2 percent, to 11,618.04. The Hang Seng index closed lower for a second straight session after hitting a 10-month high on Tuesday.
In a fresh escalation of trade tensions, U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened new tariffs on goods from the European Union even as the Sino-U.S. trade dispute remains unresolved.
Source : AFP