Hong Kong Stocks Fall for Second Day Before China Data

(Corrects to show second day of decline in lead.)

Hong Kong stocks fell for a second day ahead of an announcement on Chinese economic growth.

The Hang Seng Index (HSI) dropped 0.8 percent to 21,928.39 as of 9:34 a.m. in Hong Kong. The Hang Seng China Enterprises Index, which tracks mainland shares, dropped 1.1 percent to 10,542.63.

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