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Hong Kong stocks tumble at open

2022-05-10 HKT 10:00
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  • The Hang Seng Index dropped to 19,218 on Tuesday morning. Image: Shutterstock
    The Hang Seng Index dropped to 19,218 on Tuesday morning. Image: Shutterstock
Hong Kong stocks opened lower Tuesday following a rout on Wall Street as anxieties spread on rising US interest rates and surging inflation.

The Hang Seng Index dropped 3.92 percent, or 783.46 points, to 19,218.

The Shanghai Composite Index fell 1.28 percent, or 38.36 points, to 2965.78, while the Shenzhen Composite Index on China's second exchange dropped 1.58 percent, or 29.54 points, to 1,836.38. (AFP)