Hang Seng Index falls after Donald Trump says US-China trade deal could wait until after US elections

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Topic |   Stocks Blog

Good day, traders --

Hong Kong stocks fell as US-China tensions grew over what Beijing sees as Washington interference in its domestic affairs. China markets were mixed.

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