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STI falls 0.9% amid weak Dow futures

All three banks end session weaker; Shanghai Composite rebounds 2.3%, but Hang Seng Index closes 0.8% lower


THE Straits Times Index on Tuesday dropped 23.18 points, or 0.9 per cent, to 2,579.23 in tandem with a weak session for the Dow futures that indicated Wall Street might come under pressure. Turnover amounted to 669 million units worth S$993 million, down from Monday's S$1.07 billion and