Philippine shares slumped on Thursday,
deepening the week's losses, as an overnight rout on Wall Street
led to jitters across Asian markets, while Indonesian shares
rebounded as cheaper valuations sparked buying.
U.S. stocks plunged on Wednesday, confirming a correction
The chief executive of
South Africa's state pension fund denied corruption allegations
on Thursday, as a judicial inquiry into governance at the 2
trillion rand ($137 billion) fund prepares to get under way.
Property Exchange Australia
(PEXA), an online property settlements firm owned by the
nation's big banks and local governments, has shelved its
initial public offering (IPO) due to market volatility, a source
said on Thursday.