Chinese stocks closed mixed at the midday Monday, after
Premier Wen Jiabao said the government will target an
economic growth of 7.5 percent this year, the lowest
goal since 2004.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dipped 0.05
percent, or 1.34 points, to 2,459.35 at the midday. The
Shenzhen Component Index ended the morning session at
10,320.42, up 0.2 percent, or 20.48 points.