End of an era as Hong Kong closes its trading floor

The trading floor of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange is closing its doors at the end of the month.

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    The trading floor of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange is closing its doors at the end of the month.

    The venue will soon become a museum, symbolising the city's growth into an international financial hub in the 1980s and '90s.

    Al Jazeera’s Divya Gopalan reports from Hong Kong.


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