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STI's correction runs into third day

Index's 5.6-point fall was led by the three banks ahead of their release of first-quarter results

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THE Straits Times Index's correction from a five-month high of 2,960 last Thursday extended into a third consecutive day on Tuesday when it dropped 5.62 points to 2,894.66, bringing its three-day loss to 66 points or 2.2 per cent.

Turnover was below-average at 847.8 million units worth S$