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Stocks continue to slip on China worries

STI Index drops 0.6% as regional sentiment takes a hit with Hang Seng losing 1.4% and Shanghai Composite plunging 6.1%

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THE local stock market underwent another soft session on Tuesday with the Straits Times Index dropping 17.7 points or 0.6 per cent to 3,049.65 and the broad market excluding warrants recording 111 rises versus 354 falls. Turnover was a moderate 1.5 billion units worth S$1.2 billion and sentiment