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Hong Kong Stocks End Morning Down On Trump Fears

Hong Kong stocks fell today morning on concerns that the crisis engulfing Donald Trump would throw off course his plan to fire the US economy by cutting taxes, hiking infrastructure spending and slashing red tape. The Hang Seng sank 0.23 percent to 25,234.34 points by the break

The Benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slid 0.19 percent to 3,098.6 points while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's Second Exchange, shed 0.15 percent to 1,864.96 points.