PT EQUITYWORLD-The Hang Seng index has decreased by as much as 0.3%, to level 21, 574.76, this was the lowest closing level since mid-July. The China Enterprises index corrected 0.2%, to as low as 9, 181.75 points. As for this week, the Hang Seng was down as much as 2%, and 2.4% loss of HSCE.

The Hong Kong market will be closed on Monday and Tuesday for the Christmas feast. Most traders maintain positive speculation on the US dollar, especially after upbeat economic data, including a revision to the top for the third-quarter economic growth on Thursday.

The energy sector is one of the biggest decline in Hong Kong, down more than 1%.

PT EQUITYWORLD : The Topix index and the Nikkei 225 Stock Average, both set to fall for the third day to its highest level after rising in 2016 at the weekend.

Tokyo shares down in thin trading post a long weekend, with automotive shares decline as the yen moved up over the last three days against the U.S. dollar.

Trading volume has shrunk globally by approaching the end of this year and the total trading value in the first session on the Tokyo Stock Exchange totaling 2:16 trillion yen ($ 11.4 billion), on Thursday compared to 3.92 trillion yen on September 9.

Index RSI 14 to Topix was at number 74 on the 22 December, remaining above 70, the level used by some traders as a signal gets ready to decline.

The Topix index was down 0.2% into level 1, 540.39 at 09:28 a.m. Tokyo time. The Nikkei 225 index weakened to as low as 0.2% 19, 398.97. While the Yen little changed at level 117.3 per dollar after the Ascension of 0.5%, for 3 days until 23 December. PT EQUITYWORLD