Hong Kong stocks hit 7-month low; protests disrupt airport operations
By Editor - Tue Aug 13, 2:41 am
The Hong Kong stock market on Tuesday fell to its lowest level in over seven months, as escalating anti-government protests left the city’s airport in a gridlock on Monday. ** At the close of trade, the Hang Seng index was down 2.1% at 25,281.30 points, its lowest level since Jan. 4. The Hang Seng China Enterprises index fell 1.5%.