A man looks at his smartphone in front of a screen showing stock prices in a brokerage house in Shanghai. Photo: AP
A man looks at his smartphone in front of a screen showing stock prices in a brokerage house in Shanghai. Photo: AP

Hong Kong stocks slide by most in 3 weeks as Taiwan risk, China manufacturing data hobble markets, BYD sell-off persists

  • A private sector report showed manufacturing shrank in August, while report of drone shooting heightened cross-strait tensions
  • BYD slipped again while Bosideng suffered a 8.4 per cent beating as major shareholders cut stakes

A man looks at his smartphone in front of a screen showing stock prices in a brokerage house in Shanghai. Photo: AP
A man looks at his smartphone in front of a screen showing stock prices in a brokerage house in Shanghai. Photo: AP
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