The China Shock Hits the Rest of Asia

Stock prices in Japan, South Korea, and Hong Kong take a beating from the market blowout in China. Asian currencies are down as well

The global sell-off contagion triggered by a market meltdown in China's domestic exchanges hit Japanese stocks hard in early trading on Feb. 28, with the benchmark Nikkei 225 index registering its biggest declines in three years.

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