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WUHAN VIRUS OUTBREAK

Wuhan virus contagion pummels Asian markets

Market watchers say that given the virus' incubation period, sentiment will worsen before it gets better

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Asian equity markets returning from the Chinese New Year (CNY) break joined others in a sea of red as fears mounted over the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus - jolting memories of 2003's Sars outbreak in Asia and weighing on the region's risk assets.

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ASIAN equity markets returning from the Chinese New Year (CNY) break joined others in a sea of red as fears mounted over the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus - jolting memories of 2003's Sars outbreak in Asia and weighing on the region's risk assets.

On Tuesday, Singapore'...