A security guard wearing a protective mask and suit stands at a checkpoint outside Xinfadi market in Beijing, which has been linked to a new cluster of coronavirus cases. Photo: AFPA security guard wearing a protective mask and suit stands at a checkpoint outside Xinfadi market in Beijing, which has been linked to a new cluster of coronavirus cases. Photo: AFP
A security guard wearing a protective mask and suit stands at a checkpoint outside Xinfadi market in Beijing, which has been linked to a new cluster of coronavirus cases. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong stocks extend run of losses for fourth straight day after surge in coronavirus cases in China, US

  • Hang Seng Index closes 2.2 per cent lower, with airlines and restaurant operators taking the biggest hit as investors expect rebounding demand to weaken again
  • Casino operators fall on concerns that China is strengthening regulation over the illegal flow of capital into gaming hub of Macau
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A security guard wearing a protective mask and suit stands at a checkpoint outside Xinfadi market in Beijing, which has been linked to a new cluster of coronavirus cases. Photo: AFPA security guard wearing a protective mask and suit stands at a checkpoint outside Xinfadi market in Beijing, which has been linked to a new cluster of coronavirus cases. Photo: AFP
A security guard wearing a protective mask and suit stands at a checkpoint outside Xinfadi market in Beijing, which has been linked to a new cluster of coronavirus cases. Photo: AFP
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