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N Korean missile test rattles markets

US domestic politics also weighing on investor sentiment; turnover low at two billion units worth S$967 million


A North Korean missile test on Tuesday brought geopolitical tensions to the fore and sent the Straits Times Index down 18.28 points to 3,249.34. At 5pm, the Dow futures had dropped 144 points, signalling a weak opening for Wall Street, while Europe opened in the red across the board.


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