Passers-by wearing protective face masks are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo on September 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters Passers-by wearing protective face masks are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo on September 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters
Passers-by wearing protective face masks are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo on September 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters

Hang Seng Index

Hong Kong stocks restrained amid Covid-19 concerns as mainland China stocks get a lift from state pledge to tackle defaults

  • Hang Seng Index added 0.1 per cent amid concerns about rising Covid-19 infections; Genscript slumped on chairman’s arrest
  • Beijing’s vow to crack down on ‘debt evasion’ gave sentiment a boost as the Shanghai Composite Index reaches August 18 high

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Passers-by wearing protective face masks are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo on September 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters Passers-by wearing protective face masks are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo on September 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters
Passers-by wearing protective face masks are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo on September 17, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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