The benchmark Hang Seng Index has dropped 9 per cent since hitting a month-high of 29,056.42 just two weeks ago. Photo: BloombergThe benchmark Hang Seng Index has dropped 9 per cent since hitting a month-high of 29,056.42 just two weeks ago. Photo: Bloomberg
The benchmark Hang Seng Index has dropped 9 per cent since hitting a month-high of 29,056.42 just two weeks ago. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong stocks sink to lowest in seven weeks on sell-off sparked by Wuhan virus fears

  • The benchmark Hang Seng Index has dropped 9 per cent since a January-high reached just two weeks ago
  • The biggest losers were in the commerce and industrial sectors as investors fear the Wuhan virus’ impact on suppliers in the country will be significant
Topic |   Hang Seng Index
The benchmark Hang Seng Index has dropped 9 per cent since hitting a month-high of 29,056.42 just two weeks ago. Photo: BloombergThe benchmark Hang Seng Index has dropped 9 per cent since hitting a month-high of 29,056.42 just two weeks ago. Photo: Bloomberg
The benchmark Hang Seng Index has dropped 9 per cent since hitting a month-high of 29,056.42 just two weeks ago. Photo: Bloomberg
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