QUOTE(HPCforex @ Mar 28 2012, 07:04 AM)
After Kim Jong Il's death announce, the weak Asia-Pacific stock markets have further extended its slide, which Korean stock market decline most, or nearly 5%.
Asia-Pacific stock markets that the impact by European debt crisis fall after market opened,
Kim's death triggered stock market turmoil, major non-US currencies drop under pressure.
South Korea's Kospi index fell nearly 5 percent, Nikkei 225 index, Australian S & P/ASX200 index and the Straits Times index extended losses.
Closing time,Nikkei 225 index fell 2.49%, South Korea Kopsi index fell 3.43%, Australia S & P / ASX 200 index fell 3.43%, Taiwan's Taiex index fell 2.24%, Shanghai Composite fell 0.30%, Hong Kong's Hang Seng sliding 1.18%, and Singapore stock market report 2618.09 points, down 41.13 or 1.55%
Most of the stock markets are inter linked which is why it is always better to see the trends in the major markets before taking any orders.