Futures fall as coronavirus-led rout continues

Reuters | Feb 28, 2020 at 12:54 PM

U.S. stock index futures dropped on Friday as a surge in coronavirus cases, which have already wiped nearly $3 trillion off stocks listed on the benchmark S&P 500 this week, triggered recession fears.

Xinhua summary of Asia Pacific stocks news at 1100 GMT, Feb. 28

Xinhua News Agency | Feb 28, 2020 at 11:03 AM

Hong Kong stocks closed down 648.69 points, or 2.42 percent, to 26,129.93 points on Friday.

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  • Singapore stocks close 3.23 pct lower (Xinhua News Agency: Feb 28, 2020 at 9:39 AM)
  • Indian markets close lower (Xinhua News Agency: Feb 28, 2020 at 10:25 AM)