China stock markets down as bug busters return

05.09.2022

China stocks posted their biggest weekly drop in seven on Friday, as some big cities tightened COVID-19 restrictions to contain fresh outbreaks, clouding the outlook for an economic recovery. 

The CSI 300 Index lost 0.5% on Friday, while the Shanghai Composite Index edged up 0.1%.

The Hang Seng Index declined 0.7% and...