Travellers entering the departure hall at Hong Kong International Airport on the eve of Christmas. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Travellers entering the departure hall at Hong Kong International Airport on the eve of Christmas. Photo: Yik Yeung-man

Hong Kong stocks slip on fresh Covid threat to global economy as market logs third annual loss

  • The US will require passengers on flights from China to provide negative test results before entry, while Italy and Japan plan to do the same
  • Sell-off diminished steady gains since November as China dismantles its zero-Covid regimen and is set to reopen its borders next month

Travellers entering the departure hall at Hong Kong International Airport on the eve of Christmas. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Travellers entering the departure hall at Hong Kong International Airport on the eve of Christmas. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
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