The index, which shed more than 400 points before midday, bounced back to 10,705 points, 2.3 percent lower than Tuesday's close.
Commerce and Industry Minister contains that this sharp drop is normal and Government will intervene if it sees a need to do so. The index reflects the performance of listed companies, not the country's economy.
SOURCES:arabtimes and history: arabtimes, KSE, AFP
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