Hong Kong stocks climb more than two per cent

A man wearing a facemask amid concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, walks past a stock market display board showing movements of the Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index at a shopping mall in Bangkok on March 15, 2020. – The world markets were sent into meltdown by fears over the coronavirus outbreak that has threatened to plunge the global economy into recession. (Photo by Romeo GACAD / AFP)