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Hang Seng Index takes hard tumble on US-China tensions over coronavirus, trade

  • Casinos, new economy stocks hammered 
  • Expect Hong Kong stocks to be punched about until US elections are over in November, analyst Kenny Wen says

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Hikers flock to Lion Rock Country Park, Sha Tin, on a hot Sunday as Hong Kong recorded no new coronavirus infections today, the 14th day in a row. Photo: Winson Wong
INTRODUCTION

Good day, traders! And welcome to a fresh month.

It was a painful day on the Hang Seng, which dropped more than 1,000 points.

Catch up on the action below.

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