Stocks Blog: MTR shares tumble after weekend vandalism by protesters; China stocks rise on improved trade sentiment

  • China Evergrande is having a terrible year -- its shares are down about 30 per cent
  • MTR shares have fallen about 21 per cent in six weeks, as violence has grown

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Protesters vandalised Tung Chung MTR station on Sunday after retreating from the Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Edmond So

Good day, traders, and welcome to a fresh month.

China markets ended ahead, but the Hang Seng slipped amid a new round of tariffs and protests that disrupted airport and MTR service in Hong Kong.

Catch up on the day's action below.

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-- Xie Yu and Deb Price in Hong Kong