SINGAPORE (Feb 28): Stock markets around the world have shown signs of distress amid the outbreak of the novel coronavirus which has caused the temporary closure of companies in China and, consequently, the disruption of global supply chains and business operations elsewhere.

Have a premium account? Sign in to continue reading.

Unlimited access to all stories from $4.99/month*

The latest reporting and analysis from business and investments to news and views on social issues.

Bonus:

  • Simultaneous logins across all devices
  • Instant access to past digital issues
  • Unlimited access to The Edge Malaysia
  • *For annual subscription plan only. T&Cs apply

SUBSCRIBE NOW