The Philippine Stock Exchange index registered its second biggest single day drop for the year and breaking below the 7,000 level as share prices plunged on fears raised by the Omicron COVID-19 variant. The main index fell 253.82 points or 3.53 percent to close at 6,947.06 on Wednesday, Dec. 1, ...

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2021/12/01/stocks-plunge-amid-fears-over-omicron-variant/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=stocks-plunge-amid-fears-over-omicron-variant)