May 4 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index opened lower on Monday, weighed down by escalating tensions between the United States and China regarding the origin of the novel coronavirus.
* At 09:32 a.m. ET (13:32 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was down 87.87 points, or 0.6%, at 14,532.47. (Reporting by Amal S in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli)
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