Currency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of KEB Hana Bank in Seoul, on Tuesday. South Korean shares continued to decline on Thursday. Photo: AP PhotoCurrency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of KEB Hana Bank in Seoul, on Tuesday. South Korean shares continued to decline on Thursday. Photo: AP Photo
Currency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of KEB Hana Bank in Seoul, on Tuesday. South Korean shares continued to decline on Thursday. Photo: AP Photo

Markets tumble in Asia-Pacific as continuing US rout deepens pessimism about global recession

  • South Korea’s Kospi led Asia-Pacific slide as investors doubted US and EU relief packages will be enough to hold back a possible global recession
  • Hong Kong and China see more losses
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Currency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of KEB Hana Bank in Seoul, on Tuesday. South Korean shares continued to decline on Thursday. Photo: AP PhotoCurrency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of KEB Hana Bank in Seoul, on Tuesday. South Korean shares continued to decline on Thursday. Photo: AP Photo
Currency traders watch monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of KEB Hana Bank in Seoul, on Tuesday. South Korean shares continued to decline on Thursday. Photo: AP Photo
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