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Asian stocks roiled after Covid-19 fears hit fever pitch, STI down 3.7%

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The sharp selloffs in Asian equities resumed on Thursday, after the World Health Organization labelled Covid-19 a pandemic and the US temporarily halted travel from Europe for 30 days.

THE sharp selloffs in Asian equities resumed on Thursday, after the World Health Organization labelled Covid-19 a pandemic and the US temporarily halted travel from Europe for 30 days.

This follows another dismal session during Wednesday trading on Wall Street, where cases of the...

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