By The Nation
Investors are also concerned about the current political situation in Thailand as university and high school students nationwide have been holding daily protests against the government, following dissolution of the Future Forward Party on February 21.
The top ten stocks with the highest trade values today were BAM, CRC, PTT, PTTEP, CPALL, AOT, ADVANC, GULF, KBANK, and GPSC.
Elsewhere in Asia, Japan’s Nikkei index closed at 21,142.96, down 805.27 points, or 3.67 per cent.
China’s Shanghai SE Composite index closed at 2,880.30, down 111.03 points, or 3.71 per cent, while Shenzhen SE Component index closed at 10,980.77, down 553.24 points, or 4.80 per cent.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index closed at 26,129.93, down 648.69 points, or 2.42 per cent.
South Korea’s KOSPI index closed at 1,987.01, down 67.88 points, or 3.30 per cent.