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Earnings, executions weigh on Indon stocks

Jakarta Composite loses 4.3% before closing 2.6% down

The Jakarta Composite index has lost 2.3 per cent this year, lagging behind an 11 per cent gain by the MSCI Emerging Markets Index.


INDONESIAN stocks fell the most since August 2013 as investors weighed falling corporate earnings and Australia's warning that the execution of foreign nationals will damage relations.

The Jakarta Composite Index plunged as much as 4.3 per cent, before paring losses to 2.6