efe-epaShanghai, China

The Shanghai Stock Exchange closed Friday with losses of 0.19 percent or 4.95 points to stand at 2,598.85.

The Shenzhen Stock Exchange also recorded a slide of 0.33 percent or 24.69 points to close at 7,504.72.

For the week, however, the Shanghai stock exchange gained 1.9 percent and the Shenzhen stock exchange climbed 1.58 percent.