Asian shares mixed as investors weigh virus risk, stimulus

Asian shares mixed as investors weigh virus risk, stimulus

Asian markets were mixed in early trading Wednesday, a day after Wall Street logged its biggest loss in May on worries about the downside of reopening the economy too soon. Japan’s Nikkei dropped 0.8%, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index rose slightly. The Shanghai Composite declined 0.2% while Shenzhen Composite was about flat. India’s Sensex jumped 2.3% on hopes for fresh government support.

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