Asian Stocks Extend Global Rout as China Shuts on Weaker Yuan

  • Chinese market shuts after 7% slump triggers circuit breaker
  • No market spared from carnage as Japan, Australia slide

Asian stocks tumbled as a selloff in China triggered a trading halt in the nation’s equities for the second time this week, deepening a global rout. A measure of mainland Chinese shares in Hong Kong closed at the lowest level since 2011.

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