China shares, yuan subdued as investors eye stimulus amid higher COVID cases


Chinese shares were little changed on Wednesday, as cautious investors awaited government measures to stabilise the economy amid a surge in COVID-19 infections.

At the midday break, the Shanghai Composite index was down 0.14% at 3,255.32 points and the blue-chip CSI300 index slipped 0.08%.

The healthcare sub-index jumped 1.74% on strong company...