27.8 C
Bangkok
Saturday, October 1, 2022

Asian shares slide as virus casts shadow over recovery

Shares have fallen in Asia after Wall Street closed lower for a second straight day, led by drops in technology companies and banks

BANGKOK — Shares skidded in Asia on Wednesday after Wall Street closed lower for a second straight day, led by drops in technology companies and banks.

On Tuesday, the S&P 500 gave back 0.7%, pulling the index further below the record high it set on Friday. Small-company stocks, which have been beating the rest of the market in recent months, fell more than other sectors.

Asian governments are scrambling to secure supplies of COVID-19 vaccines after seeing infection numbers surge in recent weeks. The…

Read more…

See also  Yarn Lubricants Market Share, Drivers, Challenges with Forecast by 2028 “Siam Pro Dyechem Group (Thailand), Clearco Products (US), Achitex Minerva (Italy), Rudolf GmbH (Germany)”

Related Articles

Translate page to 11 different languages
ArabicChinese (Simplified)DutchEnglishFrenchGermanItalianPortugueseRussianSpanishThai

Latest Articles