| October 18th, 2019 1:38 AM
Asian shares fall back after China reports economy weakened
BANGKOK (AP) — Share prices retreated in Asia after China reported Friday that its economy grew at an annual rate of 6.0% in the latest quarter.
The Shanghai Composite index gave up early gains, losing 0.7% to 2,956.93 while Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.3% to 26,768.56. Australia's S&P ASX 200 declined 0.5% to 6,649.70 and the Kospi…