Chinese shares open lower

Chinese shares open lower
Chinese shares open lower

BEIJING: Chinese stocks opened lower on Wednesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.16 per cent to open at 3,137.65 points.

The smaller Shenzhen Component index opened 0.1 per cent lower at 9,931.62 points, Xinhua news agency reported.

The ChiNext Index, China's NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, was down 0.2 per cent to open at 1,857.32 points.

Chinese shares open lower