Hong Kong, China - Peoples Republic of
FLOOR TRADER MONITORS FALLING SHARE PRICES IN HONG KONG.
Floor traders monitor falling share prices during afternoon trading at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange January 5. Asian stocks fell after U.S. stocks took their biggest tumble in more than a year on concern the Federal Reserve may increase interest rates. The blue-chip Heng Sang index fell 1,333.77 points or 7.81 percent to 15,739.05 points at morning close, with HK$15.1 billion turnover.