03 Aug '11, 5am

Asian stocks slump on fresh global economy fears

Asian stocks slump on fresh global economy fears

Asian markets slumped on Wednesday as traders turned their attention after the US debt deal to the weakening global economic outlook and fears of fresh sovereign debt contagion in the eurozone. -- PHOTO: AP HONG KONG - ASIAN markets slumped on Wednesday as traders turned their attention after the US debt deal to the weakening global economic outlook and fears of fresh sovereign debt contagion in the eurozone. Despite President Barack Obama signing off on the deal to raise the US debt ceiling and avoid a devastating default, equities suffered a heavy sell-off and investors put their cash in safe haven gold, which surged to a record high. Singapore's STI fell 1.61 per cent, Tokyo dived 2.06 per cent in the afternoon, Hong Kong fell 1.90 per cent by the break and Sydney tumbled 2.08 per cent while Seoul was 2.76 per cent off. Shanghai was flat. The red numbers in Asia followe...

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