The Chinese currency Renminbi, or the yuan,strengthened 42 basis points to an all-time high at 6.4856 per US dollar on Monday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading system.
Hong Kong stocks went down 0.27 points, or 0.001 percent, to open at 23,117.80 on Monday.
The gold price in Hong Kong went up HK$80 to open at HK$14,260 per tael on Monday, according to the Chinese Gold and Silver Exchange Society.
Following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency Renminbi (RMB) against seven major currencies announced Monday by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System.
China's stock index futures opened lower on Monday, with the contract for settlement in June, the most actively traded, opening 4.4 points lower at 2,976.6 from the previous close.
Chinese shares opened lower on Monday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.20 percent to 2,704.49.
Hong Kong stocks gained 217.28 points, or 0.95 percent, to close at 23,118.07 on Friday.
Chinese shares dropped for its seventh straight day of losses on Friday as growth concerns still haunted market sentiment.
The Chinese currency Renminbi, or the yuan,appreciated 23 basis points to an all-time high at 6.4898 per $1 on Friday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading system.
China Investment Corp (CIC) and Temasek Holdings Pte are among key investors who plan to buy a combined $415 million of shares in Huaneng Renewables Corp's initial public offering, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.
China's stocks slid for a sixth day, driving the benchmark index to the longest stretch of losses in 11 months, on concern that tightening measures are slowing the economy and making it harder for small companies to borrow money.
Hong Kong stocks gained 153.51 points, or 0.67 percent, to close at 22,900.79 on Thursday.